The Associazione Italo Americana FVG American Film Series at the Ariston (Viale Romolo Gessi - Trieste) continues on Thursday March 22, 2012 with The Ides of March (2011) directed and starring George Clooney.
Showtimes: 2, 4, 6:30, 9 p.m.
Summary: The movie stars Ryan Gosling as Stephen Meyers, an idealistic deputy campaign manager for Governor Mike Morris (Clooney), who is in a major political battle in Ohio that could be the key to winning the Democratic presidential nomination. When the opposing candidate's campaign manager (Paul Giamatti) offers Stephen a job on his staff, Stephen neglects to inform his boss (Philip Seymour Hoffman). Just as that omission is revealed, Stephen uncovers a dirty personal secret that could sink Morris' political career. Run Time: 98min.
This film is perfect for Primary season...plus most of it was filmed in Cincinnati, Ohio - home to George Clooney and the person writing this post (no relation to George Clooney, sorry to say).