Warren Beatty’s ‘Reds’ an Impressive Bore

Maybe watching film feels like a marathon because it took three decades to make

Diane Keaton and Warren Beatty, as U.S. socialists Louise Bryant and Jack Reed, take in Russia’s 1917 October Revolution in Beatty’s 1981 film “Reds.” Photo courtesy of Paramount Pictures

Todd Hill is a former journalist with 30 years of experience, much of it in film criticism, who misses neither journalism nor the film beat.

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