• R, 2 hr. 17 min.
  • Drama
  • Directed By:
    Clint Eastwood
    In Theaters:
    Nov 9, 2011 Limited
    On DVD:
    Feb 21, 2012
  • Warner Bros. Pictures

Critic Review - Christian Science Monitor

How believable is DiCaprio? When I first heard he had been cast as Hoover, I couldn't think of another actor physically less likely to pull it off. But he's surprisingly good.

November 10, 2011 Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Comments (7)
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Chris Shropshire

Chris Shropshire

surprisingly good? uh... he is about the best actor out there right now name someone better.

Nov 12 - 06:23 PM


Ole Mattis Opperud

Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling, Javier Bardem... And definitely Daniel Day-Lewis, if and whenever he is actually working.

Nov 13 - 09:25 AM

Zach E.

Zach England

I'm sorry, but Bale and Bardem only have breakthrough performances. Dicaprio has always been good.

Apr 19 - 07:09 PM

Riley F.

Riley Fishcer

Michael Fassbender, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman ... shall I go on?

Honestly, though. Whenever I see DiCaprio onscreen, it always feels like ... DiCaprio. With the exception of his performance in What's Eating Gilbert Grape, he never seems to fade into the character he's playing. I don't know. Maybe it's just me.

Nov 14 - 12:54 AM

Branden Mata

Branden Mata

Leo is better than all those you guys just named imo, other than Daniel-Day Lewis. Maybe Gosling can tie at his level but prob not.

Feb 29 - 01:15 PM

Jonathon Barrett

Jonathon Barrett

No disrespect to Leo, but I would go with Edward Norton

Jun 13 - 01:51 PM

Cath Stuart

Cath Stuart

I was just saying that you forget it is Leonardo. Gilbert Grape, he was so magical, then he did Titanic and it was oh no. Didn't get me back on team Leo until Blood Diamond and Catch Me If You Can.

Aug 12 - 02:47 AM

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