This week, Gavia and Morgan discuss Darren Aronofsky's Biblical parable horror flick, Mother! Topics discussed include whether or not the film's muddled allegory actually means anything, its poor box office performance, and Jennifer Lawrence's very bad wig.
Reminder: on October 3rd, we will be discussing John le Carré's new novel, A Legacy of Spies. Read now to join us!
"Is ‘Mother!’ a Head Trip? No, It’s an Allegory! Let the Term Papers Begin!," Owen Gleiberman, Variety
"Mother!: An alternate reading of Darren Aronofsky's film as a portrait of anxiety," Clarisse Loughrey, The Independent