Over at The Catholic Thing Brad Miner reviews the movie The Son of God.
No spoiler alerts are necessary – we all know the story – but I must spoil the gleeful mood of anyone who, without screening the film, considers it a must-see, which I assume is principally the consequence of the aforementioned dearth of recent Biblical movies. Movie-loving Christians, a parched people, cry out for water in the desert, after which, in this case, comes dysentery.
Son of God is the worst-ever greatest story ever told.
In short, “It’s a stinker. Go here to read the whole review