The Knives Out franchise stymies political consciousness by gratifying the desire for reality to conform to the liberal viewer’s fantasies.
Liberals increasingly want to portray the identitarian and partisan divides as natural, quasi-biological ones. The result is not simply gross misunderstanding of the present political impasse; it’s also surrender to the conditions that perpetuate it.
Is it really so far-fetched to believe that our planet's wealthiest liberal elites have conspired together to maintain their power?
The most boring people in the world are no longer entertained.