“which may have hurt the film’s commercial prospects …”
… but regardless of what political party you belong to, it’s impossible not to be consumed by the dramatic retelling of Mapes’ story. “Truth” is carried by the best female performance of 2015, and while Blanchett will probably be Oscar nominated for her (also great) work in “Carol,” she deserves a third Academy Award for this harrowing portrait. More.
Reality check: The Variety writers regard Truth, which made only $2.5 million at box, as an “underrated” film because people shouldn’t care that the premise is known to be false. Narrative ought to trump facts!
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