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Old 12-30-08, 05:14 PM
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The Informant! (Soderbergh, 2009): dark comic thriller with Matt Damon

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The U.S. government decides to go after an agri-business giant with a price-fixing accusation, based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president turned informant Mark Whitacre.
Director:
Steven Soderbergh
Writers (WGA):
Scott Z. Burns (screenplay)
Kurt Eichenwald (book)
Release Date:
18 September 2009 (USA)

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Old 12-30-08, 05:43 PM
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I'll see anything Damon is in and I enjoy Soderbergh when he's not doing his "experimental" thing...
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I like Soderbergh, I'm down.
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Soderbergh -- the dude that directed Traffic, right? In.
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I had a chance to see this tonight. I thought it was pretty funny, just think Fargo. I kept thinking about how much Matt Damon reminded me of Jerry Lundegaard. Thumbs up.
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I had a chance to see this tonight. I thought it was pretty funny, just think Fargo. I kept thinking about how much Matt Damon reminded me of Jerry Lundegaard. Thumbs up.
By that description alone, I'm in.

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I'm looking forward to this.
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Any Soderbergh is worth my attention ..... well, as long as it doesn't have the word ocean's in the title, and doesn't need to be shown in two parts.
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re: The Informant! (Soderbergh, 2009): dark comic thriller with Matt Damon



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re: The Informant! (Soderbergh, 2009): dark comic thriller with Matt Damon

That is a fantastic poster.
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Old 06-30-09, 09:34 PM
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re: The Informant! (Soderbergh, 2009): dark comic thriller with Matt Damon

I really dont like Matt Damon, but that is an awesome poster.
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Old 06-30-09, 11:52 PM
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Great poster.

Also, Matt Damon looks like a pedophile who just discovered a Chuck E. Cheese's.
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re: The Informant! (Soderbergh, 2009): dark comic thriller with Matt Damon

The 40-Year-Old-Informant!
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Looks funny. Watched it in HD and man the Red One is just beautiful.
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"Why 0014? Because I'm twice as smart as 007!"

This could end up being one of those trailers that people talk about years from now. "That's right, CORN!" had me laughing hysterically. A definite see for me. Also, Buster is in it!

Movie itself looks like the son of Michael Clayton and The Big Lebowski.
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some one-sheet gems coming out in 09 so far. that's one of them. I love how this has gone from The Informant to "The Informant!".

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This is seriously going to be the funniest movie of all time for people that have read the book. The book is not funny. The book is sordid and twisted, and reads like a Tom Clancy novel at times.
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Great poster!
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I saw a screening of this last night. Variety review is pretty much spot-on. Matt Damon is great in this.
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I always thought Matt Damon was a better comedic actor than dramatic one. I'm in.
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"Mr. Soderbergh, I think today's scene would be a good opportunity for me to take my shirt off."
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Old 09-12-09, 08:23 PM
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Looks amusing, I'll give it a shot.
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