The only movie I liked by Tarantino is "Pulp Fiction" ... that had a really good ensemble cast in it... I've never been able to sit through any of his other movies ... agree with you about Tim Burton too ... just boggles my mind that "normal" people get into these two directors films
Senseless glamorized violence. Pathetic!
"their apparent popularity makes me sometimes think there is just no accounting for taste." You're ridiculous, somebody else could say the same about a filmmaker you like who they don't and they tell you "you have no taste"
don't worry about it. it's just a matter of taste.
He has a distinctive style i guess, that makes him different from the rest.
because they are ridiculous.
They are art, if you do not appreciate them then they are not your type of art.