Join the Boston Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Nov 1st at 7p for Our Brand is Crisis at the Regal Fenway Stadium 13. Look for Dan wearing a multicolored shirtin the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.
This satirical comedy starring Sandra Bullock as a political consultant gives viewers an inside look at the high-stakes, win at all costs world of politics. Sandra stars as “Calamity” Jane Bodine who is hired to work on the campaign of a Bolivian presidential candidate that has fallen behind in the polls. She faces off against her rival Pat Candy (Billy Bob Thornton) who is working on the opponent’s campaign and is looking for every opportunity to antagonize Jane. The film is loosely based on the 2005 documentary of the same name by Rachel Boynton. Directed by David Gordon Green (Pineapple Express, George Washington). Produced by Oscar winning producers George Clooney and Grant Heslov