Life of Pi’s Aesthetic as Theology

Review of Life of Pi, Directed by Ang LeeBy KENDRICK KUOLife of Pi asks big questions but leaves audiences with few answers. This latest Ang Lee movie is an adaptation of the eponymous novel by Yann Martel, which already had a large readership before Lee announced the upcoming film release. Life of Pi tells the story of Piscine Molitor Patel who grows up in India, where his father owns a zoo. He changes his name to "Pi" to avoid jokes about his name's homophonic similarities to the slang … [Read more...]