CINEMA: Steal This Movie

THE ART OF THE STEAL (2009, directed by Don Argott, 101 minutes, U.S.) BY DAN BUSKIRK FILM CRITIC The Art of the Steal is nothing if not bold; it calls out Governor Ed Rendell, The Annenbergs and The Pew Charitable Trusts on charges of greed, conspiracy and vulgarism.  EvenInky reviewer Carrie Rickey has been sited with charges of conflict of interest since the film opened.  Passions run high when discussing the Barnes Foundation and its treasure trove of Impressionist and Modern Art and it gives the film a sense of urgency similar to those newsy documentaries about he folly of […]