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Nice costumes and great actors do not make a movie great. A good story
does. Too bad the original writer, Bill Crown, was bumped out of the
process by those who hijacked the project. I guess Karma decided the
fate of the film.
1200 pages of research were prepared but obviously not used. This is a story about a real man living in real times. Taking poetic liberties is fine, but there has to be authenticity for a film like this to work.
Brody hot off his Oscar was perfectly suited to the role. Penelope Cruise, wisely selected as the love interest also internationally recognized, should have brought forth faithful followers. A formula that would have worked had not the intentions of the story been skewed so far off mark.