ATTENTION FILM-MAKERS: SURE-FIRE WAYS TO WIN ME OVER

  1. 1.
    Jennifer Lawrence
    I've personally paid for David O. Russell's kids' braces. He gets it.
  2. 2.
    Father-Son Catharsis
    This has always been the big clincher for me, and I've never fully understood it. Freud?
  3. 3.
    Heartbreak
    Tear me to pieces. Do it. Do it now! Make me feel. Make my day.
  4. 4.
    Happenin' Trailer Music
    Of Monsters And Men alone sold me about 7 movie tickets between 2012 and 2014.