Nothing's riding on this except the, uh, first amendment to the Constitution, freedom of the press, and maybe the future of the country.
What I've learned about the Oscar race from watching the...Politics and Cinema
But oh how they huffed and puffed! Oh how they wagged their fingers at Dunham for daring to -- um -- use a funny metaphor? There is nothing the slightest bit filthy in what Dunham has said. She...Politics and Cinema
What is that sound? Oh, that's the sound of panic. The Supreme Court's Citizens United decision opened the spigot for unlimited spending on candidates by Super PACs and while Obama's campaign...Politics and Cinema
For the first time in my lifetime we are faced with a potential presidential administration that is prepared to overturn Roe V. Wade. The drastic changes to the Supreme Court are worth worrying...Politics and Cinema
This is pretty great, this video. The truth is that three weeks before the election is probably not the time anyone is going to cool off - but after the election, if Obama wins, I will happy to stop...Politics and Cinema
Yes, it's 2012. But believe it or not, "conservatism" has overtaken the Grand Old Party. They give lip service to freedom and all of that but what they really want to do is control women by...Politics and Cinema
One more politically oriented post and then we'll turn away, ok? Hard to argue that politics doesn't have a place on a movie site when America's most revered Oscar-winning movie legends are doing...Politics and Cinema
The Obama "documentary" has now earned a whopping $12 million. It was made for roughly $1.5 million (with donations from conservative billionaires). It has been clear from the Republican...Politics and Cinema
Film School Rejects has dug up one of the first political ads ever filmed when voters had a choice between Republican William Taft and Democrat Woodrow Wilson in 1912.
1912, when the bankers...Politics and Cinema