A classic story is given a 2018 treatment. Bradley Cooper’s project succeeds on a high level.
“Jeffrey Wigand, who’s out on a limb, does he go on television and tell the truth? Yes. Is it newsworthy? Yes. Are we gonna air it?… And the more truth he tells, the worse it gets.” – Al Pacino as Lowell Bergman
“Guilty? That’s just something the Man says in court when your luck runs out.” – Franklyn Seales as Jimmy Smith
“Forget peace for now. We have to show them we’re strong.” – Lynn Cohen as Golda Meir
“My Mama always said you’ve got to put the past behind you before you can move on.” – Tom Hanks as Forrest Gump