Project Greenlight “gives in to…the studio system.”

Project Greenlight “gives in to…the studio system.”
Writing in Slate, Stephen Metcalf looks at Project Greenlight’s choice of film and finalist, and says that “instead of courting the wild intangibles that make for great film, the Project Greenlight committee gives in to the same weakness for showboating smoothies, the same inanity of overcaution as its putative villain, the studio system.”

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