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Child of God

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

August 01, 2014 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

James Franco

Starring :

Scott Haze, James Franco, Jim Parrack, Tim Blake Nelson, Fallon Goodson, Vince Jolivette, Jeremy Ambler, Elena McGhee, Brian Lally, Brad Kaz

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

3 of 4

“..this is ambitious, challenging filmmaking, elevated by Franco's compassion and Haze's revelatory acting..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
1.5 of 4

“..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]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [New York Daily News]

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