Look, movies are a lot of things, but they're not very subtle. So it's pretty easy to figure out what life lessons the filmmakers are trying to teach us. But sometimes they actually do get a little too nuanced. Or their attempts at irony completely miss the mark.

Because of that, odds are you're completely missing the point the movie was trying to make, in at least a few cases. For example:

THE MOVIE: Night of the Living Dead WHAT YOU Racism is bullsh*t, guys. THINK IT MEANS: WHAT IT Nobody listens, guys. MEANS: Director George Romero say
Source: Jones, Alan (2005). The Rough Guide to Horror Movies. Rough Guides.

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THE MOVIE: Natural Born Killers WHAT YOU Gratuitous violence fest. THINK IT MEANS: WHAT IT Takedown of movies with MEANS: gratuitous violence. Despite
Source: Muir, John Kenneth (2011). Horror Films of the 1990s. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland.
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