Here's Why Your Brain Loves These 13 Movies And Shows

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We've all got movies and shows we're huge fans of. The thing is, there's all kinds of subtle artistry behind the scenes that are the exact reason the thing is great. They just work on your brain without you realizing it. And that's weird, right?

So we asked our plasticians to find out what's going on behind the scenes of their favorite movies and shows (or the artists behind them) that makes them objectively good.

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