REVIEWS RATE: Critics Readers Be the 1st!
“..this is ambitious, challenging filmmaking, elevated by Franco's compassion and Haze's revelatory acting..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
“..the story of the unremittingly unhinged Lester Ballard may simply not translate well to the screen..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
“..make no mistake: There is nothing pleasant about "Child of God," James Franco's very fine adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's short, pitiless novel..”
by Manohla Dargis [New York Times]
Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [New York Daily News]