Spotlight Official Trailer

Guys, guys, guys … did you see this? Let me tell you what I saw. I saw a lot of priests, bishops, and cardinals taking an early vacation. I almost forgot how big of a story this was. Excluding documentaries, this is the first movie I have seen that has directly addressed the scandal within the Roman Catholic Church and those victimized. So, what does this mean for Spotlight? With a prodigious cast, a heart-wrenching true story telling of opportunistic monsters abusing their power while ruining people lives, plus Tom McCarthy directing (who has only had one bad movie, in my opinion) equals a successful film.  This film is going to be a bigger critical hit than the Da Vinci code. For all you Bible lovers out there, pray a little harder when the movie officially drops in November. I cannot wait to watch this one.

 

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Mo Baptiste strives to change the way movie reviews are written. His goal is to become a staple in the film industry. Since Feb 2015 he's been knocking out movie reviews for The Movie Blog. In his own candor and somewhat unbiased ways he can get you to love and anticipate, or hate and avoid a movie in a few short paragraphs. Born and raised in New York City, his favorite pastime besides screening movies and writing, is reading science and comic books. In his free time he kills monsters and rides dragons with his son. Follow me on twitter @mbcinematics

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