I am a man with a heart that offends/
With its lonely and greedy demands/
There's only a shadow of me in a matter of speaking I'm dead
Part of me understands why this impressionistic trilogy of Terrence Malick's has failed to connect with the greater film going public and the whole of the critical community. I understand that not everyone is going to be as enamored as I at movies about the concept of marriage as a sacrament, failed grace and an exploration of the Priestly vocation shot with mostly non actors.
Yet, starting with the reaction to Knight Of Cups (which some critics deliberately misread as…
A Profession Of Faith:
"Faith is not so much a binary pole as a quantum state, which tends to vanish when closely examined."
I think about God, and slash or his existence, more than most people would believe. Particularly since it has always been my policy that the best way to be a good representative for religion is to let people know you're religious, then shut up about it and try not to be an asshole.