Cormac McCarthy’s The Counselor: Blessed are Those Who Mourn
Actions produce consequences which produce new worlds, and they’re all different. Where the bodies are buried in the desert, that is a certain world, where the bodies are left to simply evolve, that is another. And all these worlds, heretofore unknown to us, they must have always been there, have they not?
The Counselor, written by Cormac McCarthy and directed by Ridley Scott, revolves around a lawyer who tries to make a one-time investment in a drug trade, believing that he can reap immense profits to fund his marriage to his fiancée, Laura. However, the girlfriend of one of the counselor’s