Why Do We Critics All Like The Same Movies?

“Look at a year-end compilation of year-end compilations and the same titles keep leaping out, as if some secret signal had been transmitted to our movie-critic brains.” Fair enough – we all recognize quality then. But if that’s so, why aren’t the movies critics like best the biggest box office successes of the year? (they’re not)

Source: Christian Science Monitor - 01/07/05