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Home Video Review: ‘Mank’ Uses Gorgeous Visuals and Great Performances to Tell the Story of the Co-Writer of ‘Citizen Kane’

Mank, a passion project by director David Fincher based upon his late father’s screenplay, gives Gary Oldman another platform to act his butt off. As Herman Mankiewicz, the co-screenwriter of Citizen Kane, Oldman spends a lot of screen time acting drunk—like, Dudley Moore-in-Arthur drunk. After all of the drunken tirades and mutterings, the film is […]