This is the sort of review that, at least for a moment, gives me pause, like it isn't necessary to be so harsh on a harmless period piece from the venerable Mr. Sundance himself, Robert Redford. But harmless is indeed one of the many problems with this patriotic snooze, about which my truth and justice can be baldfaced, too, dammit.
Up with history class!
"The Conspirator" is roughly two hours of squandered potential, punctuated by some fine acting from the lovely Robin Wright. Enough intro -- my review is up on SouthPhillyReview.com. Don't pause, give it a read: CLICK HERE.