What did you think? What sentences jumped out at you? What questions stuck with you? (Starts on p. 177 of the new collection of David Foster Wallace's essays, Both Flesh and Not.)
Makes me think about the big, mastodont-movies like Ben Hur and Cleopatra. Wonder if the same equation would fit into those movies. Overly expensive, and more money was put in the scenery thanin the script...? Altough, I hold the story in Ben Hur a lot better than T2.
Also interesting to read about DFW thoughts on Titanic before it launched... Would you say it proved his thesis, or disproved it?