Movies are made to seem magical and exciting with the help of screenwriting, actors, and the cinematic trifecta of lights, camera, and action. But when you think about what a movie is really about, in the simplest of terms, it's often pretty funny that we'll pay $20 just to sit in the dark and watch it.
Someone named Romina on Twitter asked people to describe their "favorite movie" in "as boring as possible" terms. The replies hilariously illustrate how many big cinematic adventures are actually pretty boring if you strip them down to the basics.
Here are 33 of the funniest replies showing how different our favorite movies seem when you break them down to the basics: