Ides of March

Lists: Drama, Political race

Brief Synopsis: "An idealistic staffer for a newbie presidential candidate gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail. Based on the play by Beau Willimon."

Overall Ranking: 1040 (Rank from 2011: # 40)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 27.78%
Regular 61.11%
Half-Popped 11.11%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


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Coogs Film Blog97(full review)
Kevin McCarthy90(full review)
Bryan Lienesch86 - Ryan Gosling steps in the ring with political thriller vet George Clooney and goes blow-for-blow successfully.
Colin Carman85(full review)
Sober Film Critic James Brown84(full review)
Gorgon Reviews80(full review)
Rob from GuysFilmQuest80
Patrick Devitt80
Nathan Adams and the Temple Of Reviews80(full review)
Movie Evangelist80(full review)
Skooch80(full review)
Cirque du Cinema77(full review)
CinemaVisitor Erik75
Chris of This Is Madness75 - My ratings are on a five point scale, translated as such: 1 - Abysmal, 25 - Bad, 50 - Mediocre, 75 - Good, 100 - Great
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Dan O'Neill70 - Though there are a lot of messy things about The Ides of March, Clooney makes up for it with a very interesting story that gets better as the film goes along, and a cast full of great star that bring so much to each of their characters.
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David Baruffi70(full review)
Thomas Pollock60
Maurice of Movie Mixology60(full review)

People Involved

  • George Clooney (Governer Mike Morris)
  • Ryan Gosling (Stephen Myers)
  • Evan Rachel Wood (Molly Stearns)
  • Marisa Tomei (Ida Horowicz)
  • Paul Giamatti (Tom Duffy)
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman (Paul Zara)
  • Jeffrey Wright ()
  • Max Minghella (Ben Harpen)
  • Jennifer Ehle (Cindy Morris)
  • Gregory Itzin (Jack Stearns)
  • Michael Mantell (Senator Pullman)
  • Yuriy Sardarov (Mike)
  • Bella Ivory (Jenny)
  • Maya Sayre (Sue)
  • Danny Mooney (Campaign Editor)
  • Beau Willimon (Director)
  • George Clooney (Director)
  • George Clooney (Director)