- Lewis Beale calls new movie "London Has Fallen" irresponsible at time of heightened fears
- He says Hollywood has history of holding back or altering films, such as after 9/11
- Creative types need to start asking themselves what purpose such films serve, Beale says
Lewis Beale writes about culture and film for the Los Angeles Times, Newsday and other publications. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)The new film "London Has Fallen" is obviously meant to be an action-filled popcorn flick, but there's something about its upcoming March release that strikes me as profoundly irresponsible.