An Acceptable Loss (2019)
An Acceptable Loss is a political thriller movie written and directed by Joe Chappelle. It movie stars Tika Sumpter and Jamie Lee Curtis. It had its world premiere at the Chicago International Film Festival on October 13, 2018. It was released on January 18, 2019, by IFC Films. An Acceptable Loss movie story is about Libby Lamm who is a former top national security adviser. While working with a ruthless, steely-willed political veteran, signed off on a controversial military action that was supposed to end the war on terror. The problem: thousands died under false pretenses. Haunted by what she knows, Libby sets out to tell the truth, risking treason and her own life to expose a cover-up that stretches all the way to the top. Former U.S. security adviser Elizabeth “Libby” Lamm is threatened by people from her past, including steely politician Rachel Burke. Meanwhile, a resourceful grad student harbors another type of obsession with Libby in this story of betrayal and regret.