‘mother!’: The Horror News Network Review & Analysis

Darren Aronofsky’s mother! is the kind of masterpiece filmmaking that doesn’t come along too often in contemporary American cinema. mother! is the kind of movie that would be much more comfortable in the avant-garde period of the 70s, where movies weren’t market tested half to death and modified to appeal to the widest viewership possible, but it tells a story that is extremely pressing and relevant to today. Featuring expert storytelling, precise and thought-provoking allegory, and expert performances by its cast, mother! is a movie that will stick in any viewer’s head (for different reasons) long after the credits roll. read more