Sean Penn and Kid Rock want to bring Americans Together

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 getting angry at the other side. In the meantime, enjoy!
Posted On 13 Oct 2012

Queen Meryl and Friends Draw the Line for Reproductive Rights

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 controlling their reproductive rights. These are our rights. We fought...
Posted On 09 Oct 2012

Bill Maher gives Dinesh D’Souza enough rope

Quite sly how Bill Maher lures Dinesh D’Souza into a false sense of security and then deftly sets a couple of traps for D’Souza to stumble into.
Posted On 04 Sep 2012

Andrew O’Hehir blasts Dinesh D’Souza

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 prop comedy endorsements, conventions are stage-managed by...
Posted On 31 Aug 2012

March towards Fear and Hatred Continues Unabated

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 National Convention that they are pulling no punches. Their campaign, this...
Posted On 31 Aug 2012

1912 campaign ad highlights same concerns we face today

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 supporting Taft were portrayed trying to buy votes for a million dollars, and the common...
Posted On 28 Aug 2012

Kris Tapley looks at election year politics through Oscar’s lens

Kris Tapley had a chat with Sasha last week about the impact of presidential politics on Oscar voters and came up with his own projection of election year synergy at In Contention: Hollywood reacts and responds to the nation’s socio-political climate. That’s...
Posted On 27 Aug 2012