After hearing all this buzz about the video, I figured I’d check it out. Taylor Swift’s “Back to December”. is beautiful. And I like the look of the video, but I agree with a certain Twitter user that it has a lot elements reminiscent of LeAnn Rimes’ Probably Wouldn’t be This Way in it. And the stuff with her and the little love notes is a little tiresome, but I like the direction she’s taking. Hopefully this is an indication of where she’s going with her songwriting, style, and art direction in her music video. (For one, her vocals are better.) The fairy tale stuff has to end sometime. She is, after all, 21.
But see for yourself: