Criterion Collection Spine #864
A remarkably subtle political satire that begs the question, could a seemingly mindless fool really climb the ranks of America's political hierarchy? Or has it already happened on more than one occasion?
"Life is a state of mind."
Ever since I became interested in Criterion, Being There was always a film I wanted to check out simply based on its cover, and it proved to be a unique experience that did not disappoint. On a personal note this movie will now always be special for me, since a lot of it takes place at the Biltmore Estate mansion located in Asheville North Carolina. That's where I proposed to my wife during a candle lit Christmas tour,…