An Absentee Father’s Legacy to His Movie Critic Son

Review of Try to Tell the Story by David ThomsonBy CHRISTIAN HAMAKERThe worldview of most well-known movie critics is anything but Christian. While that doesn’t invalidate their opinions about how art works, it raises the question about the presuppositions those critics bring to their analysis of films and filmmakers. David Thomson has written about motion pictures for the New Republic and other publications, but he may be best known for his books about movies, most notably A B … [Read more...]