Until The Contender slips into partisan politics and platitudinous piety, it's a lively, entertaining ride. show more
A sharp, intricate political drama. show more
It's a polished, beautifully made movie with a rotten heart. show more
This is a topnotch movie. There is a lot to learn here about integrity and the lack thereof. The story subtly takes hold of the viewer, dragging him or her into a very skillfully laid plot. A horoughly enjoyable and intense look at back room politics. The acting is superb by all.