I've never heard of anyone complaining about frequent cutscenes in FFX...
Probably because most people played it when they were still novel. Nowadays I can see it getting obnoxious.
Tidus & Yuna: HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA
On Topic: Blazing through floor after floor on Izuna, probably going to finish this jewel tonight. I have Izuna 2 laying around still in it's wrapping. I'll open that next semester. One Rouge type per sanity period.