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Client 9

Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (A Mayor Koch Review)

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Koch

This documentary deals with the fall of former New York governor Eliot Spitzer, who while in office, used an escort service that charged upwards of $2...

Spitzer Documentary Director: 'Ashley Dupré Didn't Matter That Much'

NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Director Alex Gibney made it clear Monday evening at a screening of his documentary about the Elliot Spitzer sex scandal, "Client 9," the IFC Center: ...

Iverem's Top Ten Movies for 2010

Esther Iverem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Esther Iverem

"Fair Game" "...For me, this film is easily a contender for picture of the year. In the world we live in, filled with political spin and outright lie...

Of Testosterone and Pheromones

Michael Shermer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Shermer

Client 9 is unabashedly sympathetic to Eliot Spitzer. Spitzer makes no excuses for either his overweening ambition as the left's lawman against Corporate Corruption or for his biblical-like fall from grace.

High Crimes And Misdemeanors

Esther Iverem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Esther Iverem

Two trips to the theater this week reinforced to me why movies are important. Just as they have the power to delude us or lull us into fantasy, they a...

Alex Gibney on Client 9, Spitzer, Dupree, Harry Potter, etc. (VIDEO)

Liz Glover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Liz Glover

Cross posted at Wonkette....

'Client 9' Director Uncovers Spitzer Secrets

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The prostitution scandal that took down governor Eliot Spitzer is well worn territory, but the explanation behind it had some intriguing holes that A...

The Hot Breath of Power: Interview With the Director of Client 9

Erica Abeel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Erica Abeel

This season, docs have become the star attraction of theatrical releases. Soaring above the others are Inside Job -- and now, virtually a companion piece, Alex Gibney's Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer.

All They Ask for Is an Unfair Advantage

Michael Winship | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Winship

I attended a screening this week of Alex Gibney's new documentary, Client 9. It's the story of the rise and fall of New York State Governor Eliot Spit...

The Sheriff of Wall Street Returns in Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer

Michael Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Rose

Eliot Spitzer-- a member of the pantheon of fallen political gods who couldn't keep it zipped -- is the subject of a new documentary that explodes the myths surrounding his case. The film is riveting.

Client Number Nine, Spitzer, and Second Chances

Oghene Oyiborhoro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Oghene Oyiborhoro

Spitzer's wasting of taxpayer money and time while canoodling with prostitutes as "Client number nine" was reprehensible. However, America has an unspoken rule on forgiveness.

Kristin Davis + Roger Stone = Nonsense

Abe Gurko | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Abe Gurko

Kristin Davis' campaign slogan will be "GOVERN THIS" Now that David Patterson has officially backed out of the race, look who's planning to take a s...

Sirius Launches "Client 9 Radio" Station

New York Magazine | Daily Intel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Can you not get enough of the Spitzer sex scandal? Is the minutiae of the governor's trysts with hookers that has subsumed pretty much every media out...

Woman Of Style Faith-Ann Young: Counterculture Is Back

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lesley M. M. Blume

Produced, directed, and reported by Lesley M. M. Blume Photography by Stephan Wuerth Photo assistant: William Taylor You can probably sense it: this...

Client 9... A Short Query

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

I'm posting this afternoon to ask you a simple question. Do you think that Eliot Spitzer, now known to the world simply as Client #9, should be forced...