Tuesday, August 21, 2012

On "The Campaign"


From The Dispatch:
Like the court jesters of old, "The Campaign" is able to expose essential truths about American politics under the guise of comedy that otherwise might not be said (at least not this memorably). And by casting Ferrell and Galifianakis as foils for each other (along with a strong supporting cast), Roach has crafted a smart and funny film. While it may start to meander a bit near the end, the stars keep the laughs coming fast and furious, even when the film itself doesn't quite seem to know where to go. 
Click here to read my full review.

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