CAUSEWAY – Review by Susan Granger

A Causeway is defined as ‘a path above the level of a wetland.’ In Jennifer Lawrence’s film about healing – it’s her road to recovery as a wounded soldier returning from Afghanistan.. After her vehicle was hit by an IED while serving in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Lynsey (Lawrence) arrives home in New Orleans suffering from a debilitating brain injury and compromised motor skills.

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CAUSEWAY – Review by T.J. Callahan

Jennifer Lawrence takes us back to her early screen days by once again evoking subtle sympathy in this subdued psychological drama about a soldier struggling to find her way in society after returning from Afghanistan. Lawrence’s character, Lynsey, was a member of the Army Corps of Engineers traveling in a convoy en route to an assignment when they were hit by a bomb. Lynsey suffers a traumatic brain injury and is sent home to her dysfunctional family to heal. While she physically gets stronger through therapy, Lynsey still suffers mentally.

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