Scream of the Ants
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As a newlywed couple boards a train bound for India and are forced to reconcile atheism and faith in director Mohsen Makhmalbaf's spiritual-themed drama. He is a non-believer that is consumed by doubt, and she has faith that life's answers will come to her through prayer. Though there is little that this newlywed couple can agree upon -- including the prospect of having children -- they do love each other and are intent upon sharing a spiritual honeymoon. In the midst of a philosophical debate, a holy man on the tracks forces the train to grind to a halt. While the local beggars revere… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"This side of Makhmalbaf is exhilarating at its best but still feels essential at its petulant and shapeless worst."
‑ Nick Davis, Nick's Flick Picks
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