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Doubt
USA 2008
Directed by John Patrick Shanley
Running time 105 minutes
Rated M

Reviewed by
Bernard Hemingway
4.5 stars


John Patrick Shanley's screen adaptation of his own Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning play boasts fine performances from Meryl Streep and Philip Seymour Hoffman but its greatest strength is Shanley's script which explores the nature of compassionate love with an insight and restraint more usually found in European cinema. BH

DVD Extras: A Director's Commentary and a suite of interview featurettes including: From Stage to Scree; The Cast of Doubt; Scoring Doubt; and Sisters Of Charity.

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Available from: Buena Vista Home Entertainment

 

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