The Gospel Of Us
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Dave McKean presents THE GOSPEL OF US, the film adaptation of the ground-breaking theatre event starring Michael Sheen. Taking inspiration from one of the defining narratives of our times, this contemporary re-telling of the Passion story took place across the town, with the people of Port Talbot as its cast, crew and heroes. Easter. Port Talbot is in a battle for its life. Authoritarian forces have taken over and the town is in thrall to ICU, a sinister and merciless corporation depleting the town of its resources with scant regard for the residents. The atmosphere is explosive. Resistance is… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"I found it patronising and embarrassing."
‑ Philip French, Observer [UK]
"There is a raw, primitive response to Christ in this film, despite all its community theatre window-dressing. I loved its spirit of a fanfare."
‑ Antonia Quirke, Financial Times
"Its cheap visual effects, blaring sound, dreary pace and aggressive attempts to modernise the story are unbearably gimmicky."
‑ Alex Zane, Sun Online
"The closest you will get to feeling like you have run a marathon, without running a marathon. Once is enough."
‑ ChloŽ Mclaren, Little White Lies
"[McKean] keeps things visually interesting and exciting, overlaying images and using the occasional separately filmed segment."
‑ Phelim O'Neill, Guardian
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