The Men Who Stare at GoatsStruggling reporter Bob Wilton (Ewan McGregor) might just have the story of a lifetime when he meets Lyn Cassady (George Clooney), who claims to be from a unit of psychic soldiers who have been reactivated for duty.Keywords:
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Directors of "The Men Who Stare at Goats"Grant HeslovBirthdate: 15 May 1963, Los Angeles, California, USA
Creators of "The Men Who Stare at Goats"Jon RonsonBirthdate: 10 May 1967, Cardiff, Wales, UKPeter Straughan
Critic Reviews of "The Men Who Stare at Goats"Rafer Guzman NewsdayJuly 06, 2010
All in all, Goats would have been groaningly familiar, even back in the 1960s.Michael Phillips At the MoviesNovember 09, 2009
It's a disappointment.A.O. Scott At the MoviesNovember 09, 2009
Everyone involved seems to have had a pretty good time, but this one looks like it was more fun to make than it is to watch.Joe Neumaier New York Daily NewsNovember 06, 2009
The narrative flips and flops ruin the comedic flow.Liam Lacey Globe and MailNovember 06, 2009
If this is what a Hollywood liberal conscience looks like, it's a glib and useless thing.Tom Long Detroit NewsNovember 06, 2009
This is grizzled, wild-eyed Clooney, not the suave sophisticate, and it's a nice change of pace.Justin StewartMarch 05, 2014
It's Heslov's sarcastic, assuming tone, not the actors, that makes Goats so intolerable, and it begins immediately with the opening credits.Jeff Beck Examiner.comSeptember 24, 2012
Even at a brief running time of 87 minutes, the film feels stretched, leaving you as "the person who blankly stares at the screen"...until it's finally over.Neil Pond American ProfileSeptember 30, 2011
The oddity of its subject matter can't quite find a suitable groove between weird believability and preposterous put-on.Mike Edwards What CultureFebruary 03, 2011
A genuinely funny film packed with acting talent (...) well worth 90 minutes of anyone's time.Matt Kelemen Las Vegas CityLifeJanuary 31, 2011
although Clooney's charm factor helps Cassady rise above the caricatures created by the rest of the cast. ... it won't necessarily elevate a mediocre film into one worth watching.Simon Miraudo QuickflixOctober 21, 2010
The Men Who Stare at Goats makes [True Lies] seem like a sensitive and balanced take on American/Middle Eastern relations.
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