Roger Ebert And His 3D Dimension

Apparently the highly respected film critic, Roger Ebert hates 3D film making. Here is an excerpt from an article he wrote for Newsweek magazine:

“3-D is a waste of a perfectly good dimension. Hollywood’s current crazy stampede toward it is suicidal. It adds nothing essential to the moviegoing experience. For some, it is an annoying distraction. For others, it creates nausea and headaches. It is driven largely to sell expensive projection equipment and add a $5 to $7.50 surcharge on already expensive movie tickets. Its image is noticeably darker than standard 2-D. It is unsuitable for grown-up films of any seriousness. It limits the freedom of directors to make films as they choose. For moviegoers in the PG-13 and R ranges, it only rarely provides an experience worth paying a premium for.”

To read more of the article,check your local book store to pick up a copy of Newsweek – this week.

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