Category Archives: Political Cinema

Ask Phillip Williams: Larry Garfield- Other People’s Money (1991) ‘Failure to Innovate, Obsolescence’

“Larry the Liquidator discusses how to kill a company.” From Ask Phillip Williams Larry Garfield (played by Danny DeVito) is right about one thing in this speech (and that might be the only thing) which is when you stop innovating and … Continue reading

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Classic Film and TV Cafe: A Fever in The Blood 1961

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review A Fever in The Blood is a picture of courtroom drama and political cinema, intrigue, and ambition. You have three powerful influential ambitious men who want to be the next … Continue reading

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Retro Report: Prop 13- Mad as Hell: Howard Jarvis’s Impact On California

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Just to comment on this video and I don’t blame Retro Report that much for this, but this story took place in 1978 and most of the TV coverage was … Continue reading

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The New Republic: Opinion: Hanif Willis-Abdurraqif- America’s Most Electable Fictional Presidents

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: The New Republic: Opinion: Hanif Willis-Abdurraqif- America’s Most Electable Fictional Presidents Hey, what do you know. The New Republic with an article not only worth sharing, but commenting on and … Continue reading

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Video Detective: The Seduction Of Joe Tynan 1979: About a Politician Who Wants it All and Almost Loses Everything

Source: Video Detective: The Seduction Of Joe Tynan Trailer 1979: About a Politician Who Wants it All and Almost Loses Everything The Seduction of Joe Tynan is one of the best political movies I’ve ever seen and it reminds me … Continue reading

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Daniel JB Mitchell: WOR News Radio: Senator Robert J. Dole Castigates Anti-War Democrats on Vietnam: 3-27-1971

Source: Daniel JB Mitchell: WOR News Radio: Senator Robert J. Dole Castigates Anti-War Democrats on Vietnam: 3-27-1971 President Richard Nixon was very paranoid about the anti-war movement of the late 1960s and early 1970s. He thought these New-Left protesters were … Continue reading

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Liberty in Our Time: G. Edward Griffin: More Deadly Than War: The Communist Revolution in America: What Revolution?

Liberty in Our Time: G. Edward Griffin: More Deadly Than War: The Communist Revolution in America: What Revolution? Communists, at least self-described Communists have never had any real power in America. The only real movement they had in America that … Continue reading

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Top Documentaries: Video: Free Angela Davis 2013, About The Struggle of One Women to Free a People

. Freedom of speech in America is not about the right to say things that most of the country already agrees with. Or the right to be friendly, or the right say non-controversial things that people don’t necessarily agree or … Continue reading

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The Merv Griffin Show: Jack Lemmon, Jane Fonda & Michael Douglas- On The China Syndrome in 1979

Source: The Merv Griffin Show: Jack Lemmon, Jane Fonda & Michael Douglas- On The China Syndrome in 1979 Jack Lemmon to me at least and I bet a lot of other people who knew him and are familiar with him would … Continue reading

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Sony Pictures: The China Syndrome 1979- Jack Lemmon, Jane Fonda & Michael Douglas Star

Source: Sony Pictures: The China Syndrome 1979- Trailer If you are familiar with Three Mile Island and then you see The China Syndrome, I think you would leave the movie thinking, “wow that could actually happen”. Because the Three Mile explosion … Continue reading

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