The Life of Jesus
The Life of Jesus (1997)

This French coming-of-age movie marked the debut of writer-director Bruno Dumont. The film bears a symbolic resemblance to the life of Jesus Christ, but it has no direct relationship with his life. The story is set in the small,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 1, 1999
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

A harrowing vision of volatile youth bored to death.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Nothing happens.

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Chris Grunden
Film Journal International

Only the most patient art-house audiences will appreciate Dumont's occasional cinematic grace which transcends the grim proceedings.

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Brandon Klaus
Not really sure what to say except that I liked it quite a lot.