In his next movie, The ides of March , Clooney plays a flawed presidential candidate.
They co-wrote and co-produced Good Night, and Good Luck and The ides of March.
We were in the middle of shooting The ides of March at the time, but I thought Monuments Men could make a great film.
(plural) early 14c., "middle day of a Roman month," from Old French Ides (12c.), from Latin idus (plural), a word perhaps of Etruscan origin. The 15th of March, May, July, and October; the 13th of other months. "Debts and interest were often payable on the ides" [Lewis].