A look back at some of the movies that stood out in 2016
No, not at all. He's an honest guy, and I don't think he's being dishonest.
I do think he's taking two small things out of a 2500 word essay that he thinks are weak and trying to argue that the entire thesis is incorrect because of this. That's not dishonest, but it's a kind of we're-arguing-for-points-not-understand kind of dialogue -- often popular on this site -- that I don't have an interest in engaging in.