Where to begin? Lazy film-making, people who can't act, and critics overpraising this B movie with A-list stars. And the craptastic Jay and Silent Bob. The reason it gets two stars is that Damon and Affleck do a good job.
For a religious-themed comedy to actually present itself as effective, it takes a lot of work. This film does precisely that. While I can see how Kevin Smith certainly would offend those with Catholic belief systems, the overall message/question is a universal one: why are we here? I love that it brings things back to viewpoint that lacks in theism completely, rather relying on the human condition at its core.
Maybe one day if my friend asks me a funny movie, I will recommend this movie. With one condition: (s)he is an open-minded person. Because I'm sure the contents of this movie is quite sensitive for some people. DOGMA is one of the great comedy I've ever seen. I cannot say that the jokes are smart but it always succeed to make me smile. I think director Kevin Smith should make a movie like this one. It's entertaining!
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