Soul-searching Irish drama provokes a surprising number of laughs 236 more words
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This occasionally blunt instrument aspires to elevate the craft, and very nearly accomplishes it. There are powerful and poetic moments of the film steered by the formidable Brendan Gleeson which made me feel as if I was seeing the best movie of the year-but these moments were tempered by editorial discrepancies in tone, like the heavy handed musical choices and editorial pacing. 170 more words
What does a world-weary man of faith do when those around him seek to drag him down to the moral cesspool?
The arduous journey taken by the imperiled Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is the focal point of John Michael McDonagh’s pitch perfect follow-up to his promising debut… 594 more words