Depending on how you feel about the people portrayed in this account of that story will play into how you feel about this movie. Travelling or based outside United States? Quickly browse titles in our catalog based on the ones you have picked. I was a little disappointed with the overall feel of the movie, having just watched Spotlight, which made this movie seem like a cheaper version of an "investigative" movie. The screenplay is intelligent and compelling. All in all not a bad home intrusion turn deeper plot story. I expected more from this one. It's engrossing as a procedural but there are a few incredibly human moments tucked in. Kore-eda’s charming follow-up to the Palme d’Or-winning SHOPLIFTERS, THE TRUTH paints a moving portrait of family dynamics and human relationships, featuring exquisite performances from its all-star cast. Blanchett superb as always and Redford captured essence of Rather.. And then, of course we have Lizzie Moss, Redford and Bruce Greenwood who are all, characteristically, fantastic. Cate Blanchett was out-of-this-world, very good as Mary Mapes. A look at news anchor Dan Rather during his final days at CBS News when he broadcast a damaging report about how President Bush relied on privilege and family connections to avoid fighting in the Vietnam War. Sparks immediately begin to fly between the mother-daughter duo when Lumir takes issue with Fabienne’s rose-tinted version of events. Fabienne is a star; a star of French cinema. When she publishes her memoirs, her daughter Lumir returns … Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Included with STARZ on Amazon for $8.99/month after trial. Reviewed in the United States on December 29, 2018. I watched and was very interested in it. I'm embarrassed to say I had no previous knowledge of this. Sign in to see videos available to you. Leur dossier est tellement solide que le château de cartes s'écroule et que le scandale est bien pire que ce qui avait été dévoilé au départ. This kind of retaliation and fear thereof - "cold terror" - goes far to explain the knee-jerk, oo-rah consensus for the hot war on terror. Histoire d'un échec du journalisme, à la différence du film "Spotlight". ( Totally oblivious to what goes on in this world) this movie was a total mystery to me. This is a solid news drama. Quickly browse titles in our catalog based on the ones you have picked. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. There is a line delivery by Blanchett of, "Daddy, please stop." John Heard has seen better days and so unbelieveable that this girl would be attracted to him...just ridiculous. "Spotlight" raconte une enquête de journalistes (sur la pédophilie du clergé catholique) qui a l'immense mérite de prendre son temps avant de commencer à publier. | Videos Decent but drawn out story with good characters and actors. It was a cold December day here in sunny Northeast Florida. Released exclusively on Curzon Home Cinema. Had to have a plot twist somewhere. A solid news procedural buoyed by a stellar cast (ahem, Cate Blanchett), Reviewed in the United States on June 19, 2017. He looks like a beached whale. Reviewed in the United States on June 13, 2020, Reviewed in the United States on June 2, 2020. Great movie, great acting by Robert Redford and crew. It definitely kept my attention but then the very end before the credits was awful! stupid, very poorly contructed plot; predictable, Reviewed in the United States on May 30, 2020. This movie is based upon the account of the controversy brought about by a 60 Minutes story that CBS ran from Mary Mapes and it is portrayed from her point of view. I learned a lot from this movie and after watching it, I looked more into it and really came to understand the situation. That is so unexpectedly vulnerable, but yet so telling of her character's psychology that it broke my heart a little. The Truth Watch now on Curzon Home Cinema For his first feature outside his native Japan, Kore-eda Hirokazu unites French screen legend Catherine Deneuve and Juliette Binoche in a charming and … The movie does bring up some disconcerting facts about powerful people and the abuse of that power. I heartily recommend this movie as an antidote to the mindless gratuitoua violence being served up to the viewer today. It brings up a lot of questions about how reporters get their stories and their responsibility to insure their accuracy even if it means giving up on story that may be true but is not verifiable. What really stands out is the cast. When compared to a movie like Spotlight whose principals went to great lengths to verify a truth that needed to be told, this story to me shows that 60 Minutes failed to meet that standard although their story was possibly the Truth. film coinvolgente e emozionante, ottimamente interpretato da grandi attori, e soprattutto da una eccellente Cate Blanchett. Great actors, intriguing docudrama for me (I'm well over 30) - good enough to leave me angry and disturbed. I got sucked in and I loved it. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Upon the publication of her memoirs, her daughter Lumir (Binoche) returns to Paris from New York with her husband (played by Ethan Hawke) and their young daughter to commemorate its release. I wanted to know more about this chapter of our history. Well-done take on Dan Rather's 60 Minutes expose of Dubya Bush's "war record", and the hell it opened for Rather, Mapes, and CBS when their sources caved and recanted. See the release date and trailer. Travelling or based outside United States? The fired maid who had taken the phone on departure played no part in the story.