The Ladykillers (2004)

Jeffrey's review of The Ladykillers was originally published at Christianity Today on March 26, 2004.-This is not the first time moviegoers have seen Tom Hanks secretly tunnel through the earth beneath a stranger's house.In 1989'sThe 'Burbs, a subversive comedy  by Joe Dante about eccentric criminals in a friendly suburban neighborhood, Hanks dug his way right into an explosion that rocked the neighborhood. It happens again here, in The Ladykillers — which happens to be a subversive c … [Read more...]