I think is true for both books and screen. The writing in a film should be just as vivid and concise as any novel. You can see the rain on screen, but if the mood isn't there, if the characters aren't right, it's just rain. the sensation in writing
Meet my cottage crush of the moment: a thatched-roof home in Wiltshire, England. The listing says, “Thatched with golden wheat straw and sprinkled with magic, Faerie Door Cottage is a dream holiday home plucked straight from the pages of a story book.