What makes a film a classic in a world where everyone is a critic - EXPeditions

What makes a film a classic in a world where everyone is a critic

by Ian Christie
  • Key point 1
    The Greatest Films list remained unchanged for decades.
  • Key point 2
    In 2012, Hitchcock’s Vertigo officially became the greatest film of all time.
  • Key point 3
    Kermode came up with a very interesting definition: that a classic is a work that we can continue to reinterpret according to the way we see things at a given moment in time.
  • Key point 4
    New ways of seeing films makes everyone a critic.