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Thoroughly enjoyable movie. Characters well portrayed, great story, tense, gripping and lots of surprises.
Russell Crowe is able to portray yet another character - a Journalist - wanting a story but this Journalist has been at it a long time.... has many connections and built trust. When up front and personal... Read more with political issues he is not afraid to face the fire.
Russell Crowe leads in this surprisingly accurate story with a focus on current events. An enjoyable thriller.
Great movie, fast moving and good acting, don't like Russell Crow much but I enjoyed him in this, well worth a look, I would watch it again in a few weeks.
Nothing new: Privatisation of anything bad, journalists good, government bad, military anything bad, weren't the sixties cool... stick it to the man... cue old hippie sountrack... etc etc you get... Read more the picture. So same old unexamined claptrap, but at least presented in an entertaining way.
While this film had a very talented cast of great actors I found it hard to get into the story
A great movie Russell Crowe living up to expectations in this well portrayed character. have seen before , no less enjoyable the second time around
Excellent ode to the dying art of newspaper publishing and great investigative journalists who uncover corruption at the highest level of Congress in the US, gritty, spotlight on the friendship of 2... Read more main players Russell Crowe as the experienced journo and Ben Affleck as the fresh
congressman with a cynical tyrannical Editor played by Helen Mirren
A good thriller of high jinks in American politics. Top casting which just does not make a high star rating due to the plot staggering in the middle.
good movie interesting storey line ,makes a movie more interesting when actors play something different