Tarantino meets The Bible meets The Sex Pistols meets The Truman Show. Sounds like the perfect recipe for a Saturday Night Live sketch, right? Maybe. But Punk Rock Jesus runs deep with modern day commentary on exploitative entertainment, teenage angst worthy of consideration, religious fanaticism, and “just because we can, should we?” science — all on a Biblical scale.
Star Wars meets Romeo and Juliet meets Game of Thrones. That may sound like a lot to take in, but Saga is a lot of things, and that’s what makes it such a captivating story.