Search results for "Michael Moore"

Bowling for Columbine (2002) RT 96% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2003

Why do 11,000 people die in America each year at the hands of gun violence? Talking heads yelling from every TV camera blame everything from Satan to video games. But are we ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  George H. W. Bush  •  George W. Bush  •  Dick Clark

Canadian Bacon (1995) RT 14% / Audience 53%

DVD release: May 2001

Canadian Bacon is the only fictitious film from Director Michael Moore. This comedy is about an American president who decides to go to war to bring the public’s opinion of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  John Candy  •  Alan Alda  •  Rhea Perlman  •  Kevin Pollak

Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004) RT 83% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  George W. Bush  •  Ben Affleck  •  Stevie Wonder

Lucky Numbers (2000) RT 22% / Audience 18%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Russ Richards is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal the TV station's lotto ball ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nora Ephron
CAST:  John Travolta  •  Lisa Kudrow  •  Tim Roth  •  Ed O'Neill

Roger & Me (1989)

A documentary about the closure of General Motors' plant at Flint, Michigan, which resulted in the loss of 30,000 jobs. Details the attempts of filmmaker Michael Moore to get ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  Roger B. Smith  •  Rhonda Britton  •  Fred Ross

The Big One (1997) RT 92% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Sep 2004

The Big One is an investigative documentary from director Michael Moore who goes around the country asking why big American corporations produce their product abroad where ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  Elaine Bly  •  Jim Czarnecki  •  Brian Danitz

The Corporation (2003) RT 90% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Since the late 18th century American legal decision that the business corporation organizational model is legally a person, it has become a dominant economic, political and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Mark Achbar  •  Jennifer Abbott
CAST:  Jane Akre  •  Ray Anderson  •  Maude Barlow  •  Chris Barrett

The Yes Men (2003) RT 84% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Feb 2005

The Yes Men claim the website and pretend to represent the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The documentary follows them as they give presentations on various locations.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Chris Smith  •  Dan Ollman  •  Sarah Price
CAST:  Mike Bonanno  •  Andy Bichlbaum  •  Michael Moore  •  Patrick Lichty

Sicko (2007) RT 91% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2007

Sicko is a Michael Moore documentary about the corrupt health care system in The United States who's main goal is to make profit even if it means losing peoples lives. "The ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  George W. Bush  •  Bill Clinton  •  Hillary Rodham Clinton

Michael & Me (2004)

Attorney and Radio Talk-Show host Larry Elder spends a year and a half attempting to interview Michael Moore in response to Moore's assertions about guns made in Bowling for ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Larry Elder  •  Michael Moore

Pets or Meat: The Return to Flint (1992)

Follow-up to Roger & Me.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore

Stupidity (2003) RT 67% / Audience 45%

DVD release: Nov 2009

An exploration into the nature of stupidity in Western society and its history of our perception of it.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History
DIRECTION:  Albert Nerenberg
CAST:  George W. Bush  •  Noam Chomsky  •  John Cleese  •  Coolio

Capitalism: A Love Story (2009) RT 75% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2010

Michael Moore's Capitalism: A Love Story comes home to the issue he's been examining throughout his career: the disastrous impact of corporate dominance on the everyday lives ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  Thora Birch  •  William Black  •  Elijah Cummings

The Fever (2004) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Dec 2007

Tells the story of a woman who gets involved in politics with no previous contact with world events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Carlo Gabriel Nero
CAST:  Vanessa Redgrave  •  Angelina Jolie  •  Michael Moore  •  Joely Richardson

Slacker Uprising (2007) RT 28% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Oct 2008

Slacker Uprising is a movie of Michael Moore's tour of colleges in swing states during the 2004 election, with a goal to encourage 18–29 year olds to vote, and the response it ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Moore
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  Eddie Vedder  •  Robert Ellis Orrall  •  Steve Earle

Orwell Rolls in His Grave (2003) RT 79% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Has America entered an Orwellian world of doublespeak where outright lies can pass for truth? The country's leading intellectuals discuss and examine the mix of businesses, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Robert Kane Pappas
CAST:  Charles Lewis  •  Robert McChesney  •  Mark Crispin Miller  •  Bernie Sanders

Blood in the Face (1991) RT 100% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Aug 2007

An expose of the beliefs, history, and personalities of American White Supremacist groups, including neo-Nazis, fascists, the Ku Klux Klan, and the Aryan Nation. Footage ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Kevin Rafferty  •  James Ridgeway  •  Anne Bohlen
CAST:  Michael Moore  •  James Ridgeway  •  Kevin Rafferty  •  Anne Bohlen

And the Oscar Goes To... (2014)

The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, And the Oscar Goes To... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Rob Epstein  •  Jeffrey Friedman
CAST:  Anjelica Huston  •  Annette Bening  •  Ellen Burstyn  •  Cher

Ethos (2011) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Feb 2012

Hosted by twice Oscar nominated actor and activist Woody Harrelson, Ethos lifts the lid on a Pandora's box of systemic issues that guarantee failure in almost every aspect of ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Pete McGrain
CAST:  Woody Harrelson  •  Noam Chomsky  •  Howard Zinn  •  Richard Pearl