Tries to be a cult hit movie before actually being a movie. A sequel's already planned so let's hope the creators work on building a foundation for a good movie before adding all the ice cream.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
It's an notable where the question of "Did I like this?" is very, very low on the list of thoughts rolling around in my head after seeing a film. I knew it was likely that Silence would get under my skin at some level after I'd studied Christian missionaries, particularly Jesuits, in China quite a bit in a school. So this was a film made, in a certain sense, for me, which makes it somewhat imposing!
The crux of the…