|Release Date||:||07/13/2018 (GB)|
|Time||:||01 Hours 53 Minutes|
A pastor of a small church in upstate New York starts to spiral out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife.
written by Gimly on 3 February 2019
I don't believe I've ever seen a film shot so deliberately. Almost every single angle is framed with precision and intent. Like a Wes Anderson film sapped of any and all whimsy. Many shots linger in a style not often found outside of horror films, in the scenes they intend to deliver the audience a scare that its characters do not see. Final rating:★★★ - I liked it. Would personally recommend you give it a go.
written by Stephen Campbell on 26 April 2019
Brilliantly shot, excellently written Alissa Wilkinson: Do you think of First Reformed as an apocalyptic film? Paul Schrader: It depends on what you call 'the apocalypse'. I think we are seeing the last century of homo sapiens. I don't see a scenario in which homo sapiens emerge from this century in our present form. Now, that's not the end of the world. That's just the end of a species, which evolution has taken to its dead end. All of its intelligence is not enabling it to survive. So, there will be some modification in the world. We may be on the cusp of a... read the rest.