"Stupid White Men and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation."
5 Print Biographies |
4 Portrayals |
12 Interviews |
78 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
7 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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[observation, 2013, on 'Bowling for Columbine''] I never thought I would have to, a decade later, stand here and say that that film of mine did no good. That, to me, is personally heartbreaking. Every word in it stands true to this day, which is the saddest thing.
On the day after his infamous "Oscar Backlash", where he attacked both George W. Bush
and the Iraq war, attendance for his movie Bowling for Columbine
(2002) went up 110%. The following weekend, the box office for the film was up 73%.
Famous for his provocative populist documentaries that are unapologetic attacks on social wrongs, including those he considers callous business corporations and opportunistic right wing politicians.
The Big Man