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Movie Metaview: The Tree Of Life

Posted: February 25, 2013 in Faith, Movies
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“Unless you love, your life will flash by.”


Terence Malick’s elegant work of art (this is so much more than a “film”) leads us through young Jack O’Brien’s grasping of life and all it entails. LOSS (the death of a brother, missed opportunities afforded by his father’s failings), LOVE (his father still loves him hugely, his mother is the Grace to his father’s Law), and LEGACY (how this has shaped Jack as an older man).