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‘The Tree Of Life’ – Movie Review


This outrageously ambitious film from director Terrence Malick begins modestly enough: a mother (Jessica Chastain) receives a telegram from the military advising that her son has been killed in action (presumably in Vietnam). Flashback to earlier days, the ill-fated child but a babe in his doting mother’s arms, and an unwelcome intrusion in the world of his first-born toddler brother, Jack. Continue reading ‘The Tree Of Life’ – Movie Review