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T.J. Royal's rating of the film The Informant!

The movie's storytelling rhythm was a little slack, but the thing I took away from this was an open-ended proposition: What exactly was Whitacre thinking to drag out one lie after another that would ensnare him and squash his reputation in the end? "The Informant!" holds a truism for life, that you can't know exactly what someone is thinking. You have motivations, but you can't ever really get into someone's head.