Wise Blood

  • 1979
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Comedy, Drama

At the age of 73, John Huston allowed his affinity for losers to attract him to the least marketable project of his career. The story of an obsessive, young, southern evangelist and several equally eccentric characters affected by him, WISE BLOOD, an unusual mixture of comedy, tragedy, satire and horror, is an uningratiating but haunting work. After his...read more

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(Movie Clip) Before I Met The Prophet
Shiftless preacher Hoover Shoates (Ned Beatty) extends professional courtesy to firebrand Hazel Motes (Brad Dourif), who isn't having any, in Wise Blo (more…)
(Movie Clip) Jesus Don't Exist!
On his first day in Taulkinham (really Macon, Georgia) Hazel Motes (Brad Dourif), with new sidekick Enoch (Dan Shor), confronts preacher Hawks (Harry (more…)

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  • Released: 1979
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: At the age of 73, John Huston allowed his affinity for losers to attract him to the least marketable project of his career. The story of an obsessive, young, southern evangelist and several equally eccentric characters affected by him, WISE BLOOD, an unusu… (more)

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