Movie review: George Clooney, crew do well enough, but no masterpiece here
From left: Bill Murray, Dimitri Leonidas, George Clooney and Bob Balaban in "The Monuments Men."
Posted: Friday, February 7, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 2:10 pm, Thu Jun 5, 2014.
It's a fascinating bit of WWII-era history. But not, apparently, an easy one to turn into a consistently compelling movie.
Oh, I enjoyed director-actor and co-writer George Clooney's “The Monuments Men,” all right. The all-star casting alone makes it worth checking out. And the hunt for what's called “the greatest collection of private art in the history of the world” is intriguing.
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Friday, February 7, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 2:10 pm.