In the United States, only New Jersey labels its county legislators as “freeholders” and this is a film about what the freeholders who ran Ocean County did to one of its long-time county employees.
The movie American Sniper is based on Chief Petty Officer Chris Kyle’s bestselling autobiography with the title American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U. S. History. This book spent 37 weeks on the NY Times Best Seller list.
When a movie sits on the shelf for more than seven years you have to wonder why. In the case of All The Boys Love Mandy Lane, the reasons are complex. Suffice it to say there was a sale followed by a company’s collapse. Now it is finally on the big screen and it was worth waiting for.