Flick Picks: The Ides of March
George Clooney is back in the director’s chair, and he cast himself as a political candidate who looks suspiciously similar to this guy. The movie features an all-star cast, including Ryan Gosling (as Clooney’s press agent), Philip Seymour Hoffman, Marisa Tomei, and Evan Rachel Wood. Based on the Broadway play Farragut North, does this adaptation work as well as the original material? Both our critics agree; see how they voted for this political thriller.