"Land Forsaken" is directed by Antonio Campos, Tom Holland, Bill Skarsgard, Riley Keough, Jason Clarke, Sebastian Stan, and Eliza Scanlon star in "The Land Forsaken" about World War II veteran Willard Russell and his son Alvin · The story between Russell. In the film, Willard Russell has irreversible distortions in his beliefs and heart due to the trauma of the war, while Yawen grows from a bullied child to a brave and determined man.
Alvin struggles against evil forces, including the sinister priest Preston Teegardin, twisted couple Carl and Sandy, and the crooked Sheriff Lee Bodeck. These characters all represent different forms of evil, allowing the audience to think deeply about the good and evil of human nature, the power of faith, and how to face challenges.
In the movie, Willard Russell's faith was deeply affected by the war, and he lost his trust in humanity and God Belief, become cynical. And Yawen found his inner faith by facing the challenges and reflections in life. The film explores the influence of faith on life and how to face the confusion and challenges of faith.
The power of evil is also an important theme in the film. Reverend Preston Teegardin represents false beliefs, and Carl and Sandy represent the distortions of human nature and the power of evil. Sheriff Lee Bodeck defended his own interests through abuse of power, threats and intimidation, which showed the corruption of power. Through the shaping of these characters, the movie shows the various forms of evil and the harm to people's lives, triggering the audience's deep thinking about evil and justice.