The Latest Razz Video and Dvd Reviews: THE PENN IS MIGHTIEST; Sean a Tour De Force in Nixon Death Plot THE ASSASINATION OF RICHARD NIXON 15
Byline: by rick fulton
LUCKILY for us Sean Penn is on a roll. The former Hollywood bad boy has become its saviour. Many of his Eighties contemporaries have either taken the money (Tom Cruise), failed to fulfil their potential (Andrew McCarthy) or lost the plot with sex and drugs (Robert Downey Jr, Christian Slater and Rob Lowe... to name a few).
But recently Sean has proven that this Eighties wild card is the best actor of his generation with films such as 21 Grams, Mystic River andThe Interpreter.
And while The Assassination of Richard Nixon is a flawed and overly-preachy film, his performance in it is superb.
Based on a little known footnote in …
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Publication information: Article title: The Latest Razz Video and Dvd Reviews: THE PENN IS MIGHTIEST; Sean a Tour De Force in Nixon Death Plot THE ASSASINATION OF RICHARD NIXON 15. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland). Publication date: August 12, 2005. Page number: 44. © 2009 Scottish Daily Record & Sunday. COPYRIGHT 2005 Gale Group.
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