• Posts Tagged ‘Political Thriller’

    Ides of March

    by  • October 18, 2011 • Movie Reviews and Features, Writing

    The political thriller is a known quantity: cynical, frequently gritty, and not generally given to happy endings. George Clooney’s new film, “Ides of March,” is no different. The cast is spectacular, but the film winds up a rather heavy-handed, workmanlike piece, hampered by a so-so script. It’s not bad, but it’s not as great...

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