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Frost/Nixon [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Michael Sheen
Frost/Nixon [DVD] DVD ~ Michael Sheen
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4.0 out of 5 stars A Gripping Drama, 16 Aug 2010
I thoroughly enjoyed the depiction of Frost as an ambitious and confident young man taking huge risks with his finances and reputation in order to get Nixon in front of a camera giving both a confession and an apology. Nixon is sensitively and roundly portrayed as a skilled politician who is bright and articulate and thoroughly used to wielding power, now exiled and isolated and looking for a way back home. The film is thought provoking and entertaining from start to finish. Younger viewers might be confused by the nature of Nixon's crimes, 'so he broke into and bugged someone's office and lied about it for ages? So what?', because that's nothing by modern standards. It might help them to… Read more