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- n. Plural form of schlockbuster.
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Actually, because spectacle is a key ingredient, we love the schlockbusters all the more if they can achieve spectacular incompetence.
Devotion is great but devotion with no quality cut-off has made the field one great big slagheap of Shit Lit schlockbusters, for all the diamonds buried in it.
The schlockbusters sell because they are prime examples of this sort of pandering.
The preposterous of the "stylized violence" (whatever that means) of those bummer schlockbusters made passersby in Harford, CT fully expect that the hit-and-run victim sprawled before them could get up, dust himself off and go about his day.
He understands what movies are about, and that it ain't about making bloated bullshit SFX schlockbusters like, Christ knows, most Hollywood dross these days.
Asian people flock to schlockbusters and will laugh at every silly joke.
Ravi Somaiya on why schlockbusters are so dire, despite the millions that are spent on them guardian. co.uk at 00.01 BST on Friday 3 July 2009.