Newsclip®: [Entertainment] Review: 'Weiner' is riveting fly-on-the-wall filmmaking -

"At first, it seemed like they were, as the charismatic Weiner chipped away at public skepticism (if not the media's) and climbed to the top of the polls. [...] it all came crashing down, as more lurid photos and text exchanges emerged, some that occurred after Weiner's resignation. [...] for some reason, Weiner and his wife, Huma Abedin — a longtime top aide to Hillary Clinton, and current vice chair of her presidential campaign — let the filmmakers keep going. [...] it makes for riveting filmmaking — as a portrait of a campaign in crisis, of a fascinatingly flawed politician, and especially of a marriage. Watch Abedin's face as she stares at Weiner on the day the scandal breaks anew, disappointed and stunned, with no words spoken and none necessary. [...] we see that Twitter image of bulging underwear, the humiliating media coverage, the resignation. Abedin, ever the pragmatist, suggests to Weiner's visibly upset top aide that when she",

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