All the King's Men (2006)

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Ambitious, slow-moving, trite political drama.

PG-13 2006 128 minutes

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Please, watch the older version of this movie. This adaptation is good, but nowhere near the caliber of the first. Some strong performances yes, but kind of boring.
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Movie Details

  • In theaters: September 22, 2006
  • On DVD or streaming: December 19, 2006
  • Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Jude Law, Sean Penn
  • Director: Steven Zaillian
  • Studio: Sony Pictures
  • Genre: Drama
  • Run time: 128 minutes
  • MPAA rating: PG-13
  • MPAA explanation: an intense sequence of violence, sexual content and partial nudity.
  • Last updated: April 1, 2022

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