November 28, 2004 8:38 AM Subscribe
"A glance at this list, and at the daunting array of actors who have worked with him over the years, many repeatedly, suggests that Mr. Nichols is not only smart but also the cause of intelligence in others. One of the reasons his movies reliably yield pleasure in spite of their limitations is the quality of the acting on display."
It seems that Mr. Nichols is also able to inspire profoundly interesting reviews such as this one
in the NYT.