Monday, September 28, 2009
So, There's Another One,... (A Serious Man)
Look out, cruel world, but it appears the Cohen Brothers have turned their sights on God, again, which never turns out well - for God or, more to the point, those that believe in the concept (The travails of "O Brother, Where Art Thou?", "Fargo", and the ending to "No Country For Old Men", should tell you all you need to know. They've been at this since "Blood Simple", their very first film). So start saving your popcorn money, now, because we're headed back to the movie theatre soon. As you may or may not know, the requirements for these two artist's modus operandi to be effective is the same for believers and atheists alike:
Being willing to take your seat in a really dark place is the main prerequisite for seeing the light.