COMMENTARY: Doubts about `Doubt’

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(UNDATED) I have doubts about “Doubt”, the new Meryl Streep/Philip Seymour Hoffman movie that wonders whether Father Flynn (Hoffman) seduced a student in St. Nicholas Catholic School headed by the iron-fisted Sister Aloysius Beauvier (Streep). In some ways, the film is a historical and cinematic cliche. The nuns are dour old maids. The priests are […]

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