"What's so funny?"
"I was just thinking of a joke."
"Will you tell it to me?"
"You wouldn't get it."
I think that's a fair prediction: You'll either enjoy it (and perhaps be transfixed), OR, not at all....
I should think one feeling you WON'T experience is apathy.
And though these horse races are often [very] difficult to call, Joaquin Phoenix's performance better [at least] be among those nominated by the Academy.
Failure to do so, sure as shootin', would be a crime in ANYONE'S mind.