Roland Joffé film deals with SCW

May 9, 2011

Charlie Cox as Josémaría Escrivá in There Be Dragons

The new film by Roland Joffé (The Killing Fields, The Mission) tells the story of Josémaría Escrivá, the founder of the militant secular order Opus Dei, whose members formed the institutional backbone of the Franco regime, is attracting a lot of media attention. This past week it has been reviewed–not very enthusiastically–in the Washington Post, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal.