All the president’s men(1976)



This is one of my all time favorites and the best political thriller i have ever seen.Period.

All the president’s men have Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford as two journalists Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, with The Washington post investigating on the Watergate Scandal.Directed by Alan.J.Pakula, this film is an adaptation of a book of the same name.This is an absolute thriller fueled by powerful performances from Redford and Hoffman.

Its interesting to watch how Carl and Bob unfold the inner loops of the Watergate scandal.They begin with a scratch on the surface and end up digging out the shocking and confidential conspiracy within the White house, involving the men closely related to the President. Characterization of  Bob’s anonymous source acknowledged the “Deep throat” , is a class act.The film maintains the suspense element throughout, without even fading for a moment.And its remarkable that the film doesn’t showcase any murder or murder attempts or a shootout or even a threatening phone call and yet does not fail to enthrall your senses.Now that’s  something.

I can’t picture anyone else for  the roles of Carl and Bob.No one else would have fit so perfectly.A very natural performance by the legends.While watching the film, i felt like i was with them busting my ass,  investigating the scandal.Their excitement  filled me up too.Not many characters have this ability to communicate with the viewer.Bravo!!

My Rating: 9/10


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

The Blog

The latest news on and the WordPress community.

Manifest Joy

Spread a smile :)


film reviews, etc.

Cut The Crap Movie Reviews

...for people who don't read movie reviews.

The Password is Swordfish

Ruminations on Film, Life, and the Unimportant Things In Between

A World of Film

A Place for Great Cinema

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

Dave Examines Movies

Interpreting the Stars


book + movie = mook. this is mookology.

The Immortal Jukebox

A Blog about Music and Popular Culture

Dan the Man's Movie Reviews

All my aimless thoughts, ideas, and ramblings, all packed into one site!

The Waiting

Turns out, it's not the hardest part.


Everyday life in the North of Norway

the amused bouche

modern motherhood · real food · cultivating creativity | by cory cleland


the sky is no longer the limit

spontaneous tomato

from the kitchen & travels of an always-hungry tomato-lover. (updated every other thursday)

Drinking Tips for Teens

Creative humour, satire and other bad ideas by Ross Murray, an author living in the Eastern Townships of Quebec, Canada. Is it truth or fiction? Only his hairdresser knows for sure.

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close