For the past six years, ever since i began researching a biography of roger ailes, there probably hasn't been a day when i haven't thought or talked about him i considered ailes to be the most consequential media and political figure of his generation — a modern-day citizen kane fox news was. Un film documentario che ha ricevuto in america un consenso di pubblico insospettato il giornalista moore esordisce nel cinema con roger & me, presentato in italia con i sottotitoli, lungometraggio arrabbiato e divertente ambientato nella cittadina di flint nel michigan, dove la general motors ha chiuso undici stabilimenti. The film roger and me, by michael moore, shows how and why our society is critically flawed moore uses dialects, through the medium of film, to show the true face of the reality we call capitalism i am defining dialectics as being the systematic analysis of the tension, inconsistencies, interconnections, and/or. Roger & me movie reviews & metacritic score: director michael moore pursues gm ceo roger b smith to confront him about the harm he did to flint, michigan wi. The chicago reader: jonathan rosenbaum february 02, 1990 | critic's rating: 3/4 roger & me is radical in its angry critique of the reagan era — its legacy of corporate greed and its cheerful heartlessness — in a way that makes contemporary hollywood movies seem cowardly and conformist.
When filmmaker michael moore's hometown of flint, michigan was devastated by general motors' decision to close its auto manufacturing plants and ship the jobs to mexico, throwing thousands out of work, he decided to confront the elusive ceo, roger smith, to get some answers the result was a landmark documentary,. Roger and me is the story of flint, michigan, an industrial town facing decline when 35,000 of the town's 150,000 residents lose their jobs on a larger scale the film presents an allegorical view of corporate america, and a damning critique of a system which allows any corporation (in this case general motors) to turn. Moore is the director, writer, fund-raiser and star of roger & me, the most popular documentary in many years it's an attack on the way general motors moved factories and jobs out of its hometown of flint, mich jacobson was, until recently, co-editor of film comment, the influential new york film magazine moore's movie. Michael moore is a polarizing political figure who's had a pervasive influence on the documentary form—often for the worse—so it's easy to forget that as a filmmaker, he's frequently done inspired work even though moore's 1989 documentary roger & me led to hundreds of snarky first-person films by.
Directed by michael moore with michael moore, roger b smith, rhonda britton, fred ross director michael moore pursues gm ceo roger b smith to confront him about the harm he did to flint, michigan with his massive downsizing. A quarter of a century ago this week, michael moore's “roger & me” unleashed itself upon the general movie-going public in north america and showed us all what a documentary could be: hilarious, angry, muckraking, irresistibly entertaining.
Roger and me script taken from a transcript of the screenplay and/or the michael moore movie. Roger & me is a 1989 american film written, produced, directed by and starring michael moore moore portrays the regional economic impact of general motors ceo roger smith's action of closing several auto plants in his hometown of flint, michigan, reducing gm's employees in that area from 80,000 in 1978 to about. Roger and me: documentaphobia and mixed modes matthew bernstein there was a startling vehemence to the journalistic critics' denunciation of roger and me (1989), michael moore's insightful and bitingly funny expos of corporate greed in the 1980s pauline kael accused moore of gonzo. Roger and me is a feature-length documentary film chronicling the efforts of the world's largest corporation, general motors, as it turns its hometown of flint, michigan, into a ghost town in his quest to discover why gm would want to do such a thing, filmmaker michael moore, a flint native, attempts to meet the chairman, roger.
In a new commentary on the 25th anniversary blu-ray edition of roger & me, moore offers a little more information on many of the familiar scenes in the documentary about general motors' downsizing here and its fallout on the city. Key characters from roger & me: roger smith died in 2007 ben hamper hosts radio shows in traverse city.
Michael moore embarks upon a filmic odyssey to meet general motors chairman roger smith and convince him to visit flint, michigan for a first-hand look at how massive layoffs had devastated the local economy. With a new blu-ray and a screening at the toronto international film festival, michael moore is celebrating the 25th anniversary of roger & me, which cast the then-unknown filmmaker as a regular joe trying to buttonhole the ceo of general motors, roger smith, in hopes of saving his michigan hometown. Amazoncom: roger & me: michael moore, bob eubanks, james blanchard, james bond, pat boone, rhonda britton, anita bryant, karen edgely, ben hamper, dinona jackson, timothy jackson, tom kay, ted koppel, correy lennox, brian macdonald, kaye lani rae rafko, dan rather: movies & tv. In 1989, michael moore burst onto the american moviemaking scene with roger & me the groundbreaking documentary chronicled the efforts of the world's largest corporation, general motors, as it turns its hometown of flint, michigan, into a ghost town in his quest to discover why gm would want to do such a thing,.
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