Political Projections: Hollywood Pokes Fun at Politics
Tuesday, February 05, 2008
"Duck Soup" (1933)- the Marx Brothers piercing satire of nationalism and diplomacy
"Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb" (1964) - Stanley Kubrick’s satire of Cold War paranoia
"Dave" (1993) - the Clinton-era depiction of what happens when an ordinary man becomes president.
Join in on the conversation! Leave a comment and tell us what you think about the 3 films we've chosen. Has Hollywood done a good job of portraying politics?