Articles Tagged ‘Antichrist’

The Year in Movies 2009

While the news media sometimes gets a well deserved public spanking for playing with the truth, movies really indulged in re-orchestrating history this year. And…


Buzz in advance about a movie may not necessarily be a good thing. While positive word of mouth can end by disappointing audience expectations, bad boy Lars von Trier’s self-flagellating Antichrist evokes quite a different expectation: The film must dispel any preconceived notions—brought on by nearly universal critic scorn—that the filmmaker himself could be the antichrist.