The New World

Opening on December 25th in Los Angeles and New York; wide release on January 13th.     Terrence Malick’s ambitious and idyllic cinematic imagining of the story of Pocahontas and Captain Smith opens in wide release on January 13th.  It will appeal to the romantics among us as well as Malick’s fans (Badlands, Days of Heaven, The Thin Red Line), though historians may tag it as revisionist.    In 1607, thirteen years before the Pilgrims would land at Plymouth Rock, thr … [Read more...]