Excerpt: It says a lot about the strength of Golding's story that this film manages to overcome some of the stilted acting by the young cast, which noticeably improves as the film progresses. Indeed, the opening scenes feel noticeably off, especially the actor playing the key role of Jack.
Excerpt: Thank you Criterion for releasing this version of Lord Of The Flies on blu ray. It is the story of how some young boys are stranded on a desert island by themselves and how they are reduced to savages.
Excerpt: A few years ago, at my environmental protection job, I shared an office with one of the law enforcement officers in my unit and found myself listening to this co-worker's police scanner on a near daily basis.
Excerpt: The film Lord of The Flies is a study of the human condition seen and experienced through the eyes of children from novel of same name by William Golding-1954. The twist being that these young male adolescents are marooned on an island dependent solely upon themselves for every decision made..