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A Hidden Life Review

In the book The Poetics of Biblical Narrative, Meir Sternberg has a chapter on gaps in stories. He says that

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The Art of the Peanut Butter Falcon

The Peanut Butter Falcon is a work of the highest literary and dramatic skill. But because it has been described by many critics as a “feel good movie” I worry that its depth, symbolism, careful attention to detail, surgical development of themes and images might be lost. So in praise of this great film, let’s look at the art of the Peanut Butter Falcon.

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