WARNING: The following review contains spoilers, I’m telling you now so you don’t pretend to be outraged later.
When I heard that Martin Scorsese had a new film coming out, I was pretty surprised that I heard almost nothing about the project. Scorsese is one of those directors that you already know when his next film is hitting theaters whether you know anything else about the project or not. Then I discovered why the promotion was so hushed about this project and it was mostly due to the subjective matter and the fact this was a passion project for the director. Silence is a film that he has worked to make for almost 3 decades. Now the last passion project I watched that took over 3 decades to make was Rules Don’t Apply so the bar was pretty low by comparison. I decided to give this film a look and it did not disappoint but it is a hard one to recommend and here’s why.
Full Review Here: https://society-reviews.com/2017/01/09/silence-review/