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Zachary T.'s rating of the film In the Line of Fire

A very generic thriller that shows its age, but the performances are superb. Clint in particular is excellent; his standard hardass persona is offset by moments of down-to-earth charisma, giddy wisdom and deep-seated shame and guilt. Malkovich had played this role before and he's played it again since, but that doesn't make him any less menacing or creepy here.