It’s Monday Movie time, and this is a punchy one. I’d recommend garnishing your popcorn with finely minced garlic (or cheat, if you must, with garlic powder), chipotle powder and very finely grated parmegiano reggiano cheese. Yummmm ….
Here’s what the author of this flick, ‘Steven Stealberg,’ has to say about his effort:
One man’s opinion of America and the Bush regime.
Ken Mehlman as the douche bag;
Ahmed Chalabi as the puppet;
Bill Janklow as the murderer;
Ken Lay as the thief;
Rudi Giuliani and Galen Fox as the perverts;
Steven Rosen as the spy;
Dennis Kozlowski as the con man;
Walden Odell CEO of Diebold as the vote defrauder;
Dana Rohrabacher as the tax cheat;
Bernie Ebbers as the crook;
Bob Novak as the asshat;
Richard Perle as the Mossad agent;
Jim West as the bigot; and
Ralph Reed as the Zealot.
Reverend Sun Myung Moon is the one in the crown being ordained in the US Senate building as humanity’s savior, messiah, returning lord and true parent. WTF?
The convicted include Keith Weissman, Duke Cunningham, Jim Tobin, Governor Bob Taft, Governor George Ryan, Governor John Rowland, Michael Scanlon, David Safavian, John Rigas, Tom Noe, Timothy McViegh, Larry Novak, Scooter Libby, Bill Janklow, Larry Franklin, Bernie Ebbers, Jack Abramoff, Charles Grainer, Sabrina Harman, Linndie England.
The old black woman is Harriet Tubman.
The three mug shots that follow her are members of the weather underground: Bill Ayers, Mark Rudd, Bernardine Dohrn.
Hero’s include: Rosa Parks, Colleen Rowley, Daniel Ellsberg, John F. Kennedy, Jack Murtha, Scott Ritter, Valerie Plame and Joe Wilson.
Closing sequence: Sioux Indians perform a ‘buffalo dance’ in 1894 for a Thomas Edison production. This clip carries a symbolic irony as it constitutes the American Indian’s first appearance before a motion picture camera, and the beginning of the demise for both the American Indian and the buffalo.
And now on with the show, New World Lies.