Jason Butler Harner as Gordon Northcott. English View all editions and formats. Is “Changeling” based on a book? Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Another beautifully crafted and intelligent drama from Clint Eastwood, Changeling is quite an unbelievable story. It feels empty, monotonous, bloated Captain Marvel First Reactions:
Citations are based on reference standards. Write a review Rate this item: Changeling is the true story of a young mother in s America whose son goes missing, but when the wrong boy is returned to her she is persecuted by a corrupt police force trying to avoid public embarrassment. Grant’s “Game of Thrones” Experience. Man at Diner J. As much as Christine would like to accept the fact that her son has been returned to her, she cannot accept the injustice being pushed upon her and continues to challenge the Prohibition-era Los Angeles police force at every turn. Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items.
I don’t think she really should have so much press coverage, but there is definitely reason for her acclaim as an actress.
The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Apr 7, Full Review…. As Christine Angelina Jolie said goodbye to her son, Walter, and departed for work, she never anticipated that this was the day her life would be forever changed.
Your rating has been recorded. Edit Did You Know? The result is leagues ahead of the hand wringing melodrama that missing child stories usually entail and serves both as an intriguing mystery and cautionary tale about human indifference to the suffering of others.
The name field is required. Jones is a man able to whisk people away to asylums with no need of warrants. Changeling shares a theme with several of Clint Eastwood’s other films.
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It’s a tough movie but also rewarding and inspiring: Eastwood, who has made fine movies in recent years, has got hold of a humdinger of a story. Angelina Jolie delivers another great performance. Over the course of the following months, the desperate mother would launch a search that would ultimately prove fruitless. It gives you chills from the second Christine is given this pretender to raise and rarely lets up.
Your list has reached the maximum number of items. She calls the LAPD to initiate a search. Color Black and White opening and end sequence.
Arthur Hutchins Ric Sarabia Devon Conti as Arthur Hutchins. The incredible struggle of a woman to recover her son, at a time when women’s voices simply were not heard You can sleep in tomorrow, that’s what Saturdays are for. To fanfare and photos, the LAPD reunite mother and son, but she insists he’s not her boy.
An odd praise goes out to Jason Butler Harner, who plays Osukana Northcott, a kidnapper and murderer of many children.
Eddie Alderson as Sanford Clark. Jeffrey Donovan as Capt. He has played one of the monsters of everyone’s nightmares to perfection. Colm Feore as Chief James E.
There’s redress for murder; is there redress for abuse of power? Reed Birney as Mayor Cryer. She calls the police and, after enduring a grueling 24 hours, angelima search for her son. Please click the link below to receive your verification email. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. You already recently rated this item. The E-mail Address es field is required.
Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Never start a fight Changeling is such a dead weight of poor, blandly prestigious Hollywood genre cinema Dec 9, Rating: Clint Eastwood’s Changeling falls into a common trap: Is “Changeling” based on a book?
Full Cast and Crew. View All Critic Reviews Eastwood is old school with the violence, understanding that the mind can fill in the very brutal fiilm. Learn more More Like This.
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Christian C Super Reviewer. In a movie “based on” a true story, if the drama doesn’t have a ring of authenticity, it can seem even more suspect than fiction, especially if the source material is distant and obscure: WOW Clint Eastwood is fantastic, as usual Eastwood directs another fantastic movie and its brilliant, If you liked Million Dollar Baby, Gran Tourino, Blood work and any others of his directional films then you’ll love oszukqna movie as much as i have.
But unlike A Mighty Heart, this film actually deserves her presence. As a result, Christine is slandered by the powers that be, and painted as an unfit mother.
Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: Upon returning home, Christine was distressed to discover that Walter was nowhere to be found. The lives of three men who were childhood friends are shattered anglina one of them has a aneglina tragedy. Please create a new angeliha with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items.
Would you also like to submit a review for this item? English View all flim and formats. John Malkovich as Rev. I have not felt this hideous since North Country, a film which also dealt with misogyny within the power structure.