What you may need to know
1. Robert Downey Jr takes a break from starring in megabudget franchise
pics to star in THE MOST GENERIC ‘QUALITY’ HOLLYWOOD MOVIE EVER.
2. 20 years ago, this might have starred Dennis Quaid and Gene Hackman.
3. It’s easy to forget that 10 years ago, RDJ was considered a uninsurable liability, a mercurial talent who had pretty much squandered his shot at stardom.
5. Robert Duvall has had the crusty old bastard thing down pat for the last quarter century plus.
6. Billy-Bob Thornton POWER. How good is he in [telly’s] Fargo?
7. Broadsheet Prognosis: You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll look forward
to Avengers 2.
Release date: December