Posts Tagged ‘Four Lions’

Interviewed: Four Lions Director Chris Morris

As a pioneer of the fake news industry, Chris Morris spent much of his career bludgeoning the sensitivities and cultural hang-ups of Great Britain in the New Labour era. With the television series The Day Today and Brass Eye, Morris looked at subjects like drug abuse, the Irish Republican Army and pedophilia and saw an [...]

Reviewed: Four Lions

Who says we have to take terrorism seriously? Sure, our leaders may consider Islamic extremism an existential threat and most of our movies and television shows on the topic star beard-stroking masterminds and their inevitable run-ins with CIA operatives. But perhaps sinister plots to wreak chaos in the name of the Almighty aren’t always borne [...]