Critics gave new George Clooney ‘American’ movie semi-positive reviews. Focus Features released their new action/thriller, George Clooney branded flick “The American” into theaters two days ago,and the top critics seemed pretty positive overall about the movie. However,there were some who didn’t like it quite as much as others,throwing in a couple of Cs,along with D. The movie stars: George Clooney, Violante Placido, Thekla Reuten, and Paolo Bonacelli.
Wesley Morris at the Boston Globe gave it a C rating. He said, “The movie makes up for his lack of crispness with visual sharpness. “ Roger Ebert at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a great A rating. He said, “Here is a gripping film with the focus of a Japanese drama.” Read more »