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314: Darren Aronofsky’s “mother!” Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem

It’s finally here, episode 3.14: “Pi” by Darren Aronofsky… er, wait… episode 314: “mother!” Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem star in this $30 million dollar arthouse film from Paramount, which is splitting audiences straight down the middle.

Is this the film people were expecting? It’s a film that currently sits at 68% on Rotten Tomatoes, and has a Cinemascore rating of F. We’ll let you be the judge, as we also judge Aronofsky’s latest work.

Is the film as smart as it thinks it is? Find out now on Reel Spoilers 314.

You’ve been warned.

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Kevin Brackett
Film Critic / Theatre reviewer. Member of the St. Louis Film Critics Association. Co-Owner of Review St. Louis. Co-host of Reel Spoilers. Former National Vice President of the Technology Student Association, comprised of over 200,000 members worldwide.
Tom O'Keefe
Member of the St. Louis Film Critics Association. Co-host of Reel Spoilers. Tom's writing career thus far has consisted of online film criticism for, ToastedRav, and snappy Facebook status updates. Tom previously worked in radio, but is currently the Marketing Manager for The Family Arena in St. Charles. He can be heard reviewing films on KTRS with John Carney or online at with Thom West & Joe Dinero. He is also the host of a weekly film podcast called Reel Spoilers available on iTunes. More:
Dan Graney
Film Critic for Review St. Louis. Co-host of Reel Spoilers. Creative Manager by day, the artist formerly known as “Dan Dan The Movie Man” on 105.7 The Point has continued to review movies even when nobody was listening. He’s not sure anybody is listening now, but whatever.