(This is meant to be purely illustrative, not taken seriously. Also, given how hard it was to come up with frames, it might be better to replace using lenses this way with 'questions that are always good to ask'.)
Lenses:__Economic__Narrative  Empiricism 
 Movies these days seem to be lacking realism/X.
Is there not an audience for realism/X? (Or is this a market failure?)
Are most movies produced by studios that aren't good at writing realism/X?
Is it more expensive to produce movies which are mo... (read more)