Not a spy thriller but a story of emotional and intellectual suspense wrangling with matters of patriotism and of conscience, and of just how far journalism’s watchdog role can and should take it.
As entertaining on an escapist level as it is irrefutably engaging on a level that is essential for citizens who are players in our political environment.
My soul was never stirred. My spirit did not soar. My intellect did twitch a bit in ways that made my heart ache disagreeably, however.
Sometimes junk food is soul food, and sometimes junk movies are yummy and satisfying (and never mind the bellyache later).