MOVIE REVIEW FOR POLITICAL SCIENCE /American Government

OPTIONAL EXTRA-CREDIT ASSIGNMENT

 

Directions: Choose any film to review and write a 3-5 page (max.), double-spaced typewritten essay (per film) discussing the political themes of the film.  Compare & contrast these themes with what you have learned thus far in class. Do NOT discuss/include the actors, directors, and others involved with the film-making process. ONLY discuss the story and the themes of the film!! No more than two reviews will be accepted for credit per semester.  Each film review is worth 10 points.

 

Due Date: Two weeks before the final.

 

Mickey Mouse Monopoly

 Who Killed the Electric Car?

Sicko

Shut Up and Sing

Hacking Democracy

Outfoxxed

A Crude Awakening

 What Would Jesus Buy?

 The Peace!

Bowling For Columbine

Roger & Me

Enron: the Smartest Guys in the Room

Wal Mart: the high cost of low prices

An Inconvenient Truth

The Corporation

 

            **Suggestions for additional film titles are welcomed!