Has prestige pic written all over this. Can it deliver?
The penultimate film from documentary director Albert Maysles.
OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN was not great, but at least it was better than WHITE HOUSE DOWN. There's a sequel due next year for the former:
The original film is somewhat overrated; but with this number of comedians, the new TV show must be special, right?
Even with the excellent Michael B. Jordan, do we need a seventh film in the ROCKY franchise?
With the last two films Mia Hansen-Løve has started to make a name for herself as a director. Let's see what the next has to offer...
From the director of NAPOLEON DYNAMITE and GENTLEMAN BRONCOS:
Can the Stathe's shoes be filled?
Perhaps a double-bill with GORE VIDAL: THE UNITED STATES OF AMNESIA?
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