What is the first rule of "Fight Club"? The first rule of Fight Club is: "Don't talk about 'Fight Club.'" The first rule of documentaries is: Don't make a documentary -- make a MOVIE. Stop making documentaries. Start making movies.
No, the fact that a group of anti-Obama moviegoers gave 2016: Obama's America $6.2 million doesn't mean anything in terms of predicting an election. But it's a terrific number for a political documentary.
Though nowhere near as earth-shattering as the uncovering of misdeeds in Iraq and Afghanistan, these cables provide a bizarre peek into the paranoid minds of the Bush White House when it came to the subject of one Michael Francis Moore.
Before our collective memory fades, I just want us to be honest with ourselves and present an unsanitized version of how they pulled off this war. We invaded Iraq because most Americans -- including good liberals -- wanted to.
America ships soldiers off to Afghanistan and Iraq for free. If you come back in a body bag, they ship that back for free, too. However, we make families who send soldiers socks, food and underwear pay shipping costs.
Tonight, at the Venice Film Festival, I will premiere my new movie, "Capitalism: A Love Story." After 16 months of production, I am proud to present this work of mine to you. It is unlike anything you'll see this year.
It's a crime story. But it's also a war story about class warfare. And a vampire movie, with the upper 1 percent feeding off the rest of us. And, of course, it's also a love story. Only it's about an abusive relationship.