Michael Clayton (2007)
October 5, 2007 (LA/NY)
October 12, 2007
January 25, 2008 (Re-Release)
Rated R for language including some sexual dialogue
Michael Clayton (George Clooney) is an in-house "fixer" at one of the largest corporate law firms in New York. A former criminal prosecutor, Clayton takes care of Kenner, Bach & Ledeen's dirtiest work at the behest of the firm's co-founder Marty Bach (Sydney Pollack). Though burned out and hardly content with his job as a fixer, his divorce, a failed business venture and mounting debt have left Clayton inextricably tied to the firm. At U/North,...
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Wow, what a year 2007 has been. And it's only October. Last year, we were scraping bottom well into late November before good movies started cropping up, but 2007 has been gifted with all kinds of really good movies, from comedies (Knocked Up, Hot Fuzz, Superbad
) to action (300, The Bourne Ultimatum, Transformers
) to dramas (Eastern Promises, Zodiac, Rescue Dawn
), and that's only to name a few. Now, we have Michael Clayton
, George Clooney's latest drama-thriller.
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