Just watched Burn After Reading yesterday, not expecting a lot, and I loved it. I had heard other people saying that it was a let down and that, while it did deliver a few good moments, they weren’t fully convinced. I thought it was intelligently written, I loved that it had a message (people never being honest with each other, functioning as spooks in their own lives, always having a hidden agenda) and every character was just right. I recommend it if you want to watch a light movie that is still intelligent and a bit dark!
I especially loved Brad Pitt’s performance: I’ve never been a big fan of his but I like his more humoristic performances. And John Malkovich ruled, ofcourse…
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