I have seen, and enjoyed, tons of “epics” in my time. Ben-Hur, while very good, just feels...long.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Full disclosure: I’ve never really gotten the appeal of The Room. It’s a mess to be sure, but I feel like it’s popularity is overblown. When I listen to people talk about it’s “brilliance,” to me, they often come off as either overzealous acolytes drowning in reverential awe of their greasy-haired Messiah or a bunch of snide bullies who find solace from their own miserable lives by laughing at the failures of others. And personally, I’m not really interested in…