Bright Lights Film Journal

Instagram Photo Series: The Beach

“We thank you Lord for the twin pillars of civilization: Christianity and cricket.” — Keaty (Paterson Joseph) instructs communitarians on the rules of the pitch in Danny Boyle’s adapatiation of The Beach (2000).

Check out the image, part of BLFJ’s June/July beach and surf movie series, on Instagram, and read more about Boyle’s films elsewhere on BLFJ.