Friday, August 8, 2014
| 9 pm
(2013) Directed by David O. Russell. Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence. (138 min.) R
Two scheming con artists, one with an aspirational comb-over and another with gravity-defying décolletage, hook up with a manic FBI agent masterminding a sting operation to reveal corruption in New Jersey politics. What could possibly go wrong?
“Giddily embraces the excesses of its era, from spandex to ‘staches, though it’s a farce that speaks as well to this tarnished age” (New York Times).
Watch the trailer.