December 23, 2016 (Limited)
Rated R for some disturbing violent content
Based on Shusaku Endo’s 1966 novel of the same name, Silence tells the story of two 17th century Portuguese missionaries who undertake a perilous journey to Japan to search for their mentor and to spread the gospel of Christianity....
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You’ll want him to step on the damn tablet 20 minutes into Martin Scorsese’s 2.5-hour slog Silence
, a nice-looking film that nearly gets the benefit of the doubt because after all it’s a Martin fucking Scorsese movie but then you realize this is one of those Martin Scorsese movies you’ll never ever watch again, because it just isn’t that good.
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