Ides of March

Lists: Drama

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: 948 (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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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
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.
Comedy: 4
Sex Appeal: 5
Scary: 3
Rewatch: 7
Colin Carman85(full review)
Sober Film Critic James Brown84(full review)
Rob from GuysFilmQuest80Comedy: 3
Sex Appeal: 2
Scary: 2
Rewatch: 6
Skooch80(full review)
Movie Evangelist80(full review)
Nathan Adams and the Temple Of Reviews80(full review)
Patrick Devitt80
Gorgon Reviews80(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
(full review)
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.
(full review)
David Baruffi70(full review)
Maurice of Movie Mixology60(full review)
Thomas Pollock60

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)