Is it wrong that I have no interest in watching “Son Of God”?
The new movie from producer Mark Burnett made over $26 million this weekend playing to faith-based crowds preparing for the Easter season. I was not one of them.
“Son Of God” is basically all of the scenes involving Jesus from 2013’s miniseries “The Bible” compiled into one feature length film. Part of me is just not interested in paying $10 to see rehashed material on the big screen.
Really though, I just don’t see anything for me when I watch the previews for “Son Of God”.
I’ve seen the story of Jesus told this way already. There doesn’t appear to be anything surprising or insightful in it. There are no risks being taken.
Now, I’m basing all this off the trailer and reviews for the film. I could be way off here. Continue reading