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Glengarry Glen Ross

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Glengarry Glen Ross

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Jack Lemmon, Al Pacino, Alan Arkin, Alec Baldwin, Ed Harris, Jonathan Pryce, Kevin Spacey
director:
James Foley
genre:
Drama

We gave it a B-

Alec Baldwin is on camera for barely eight minutes in Glengarry Glen Ross, the tightly wound — and actually very fine — film adaptation of David Mamet’s play. But his big speech, whipping up the assembled real estate salesmen with reptilian gung ho, could stand as a compressed version of what makes Baldwin, when bad, so good. B+

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