MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 4,654 this week

Last Party 2000 (2001)

6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 584 users   Metascore: 37/100
Reviews: 9 user | 16 critic | 11 from Metacritic.com

Filmed over the last six months of the 2000 Presidential election, Phillip Seymour Hoffman starts documenting the campaign at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, but spends ... See full summary »

Directors:

, (as Donovan Leitch)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 250 titles
created 02 Mar 2011
 
a list of 3622 titles
created 23 Aug 2011
 
a list of 1994 titles
created 11 Nov 2012
 
L
a list of 2798 titles
created 28 Nov 2012
 
a list of 555 titles
created 30 Sep 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Last Party 2000" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Last Party 2000 (2001)

Last Party 2000 (2001) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Last Party 2000.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Bubble (2014)
Documentary | History | News

The Bubble is coming out at a crucial time in American history. America needs a simple economics lesson on the coming crash. Tom Woods wrote a NY Times bestseller on the housing crash and ... See full summary »

Director: Jimmy Morrison
Stars: Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush
Documentary | History | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Nearly 100 years after its creation, the power of the U.S. Federal Reserve has never been greater. Markets and governments around the world hold their breath in anticipation of the Fed ... See full summary »

Director: Jim Bruce
Stars: Liev Schreiber, Paul Volcker, Janet Yellen
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Reda, a young French-Moroccan guy and his old father drive from the south of France to Mecca in order for the father to do his pilgrimage. At first distant, they gradually learn to know each other.

Director: Ismaël Ferroukhi
Stars: Nicolas Cazalé, Mohamed Majd, Jacky Nercessian
Stupidity (2003)
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

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

Director: Albert Nerenberg
Stars: George W. Bush, Noam Chomsky, John Cleese
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

By issuing marriage licenses to same gender couples, San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom uproots the status quo and attempts to change the way the nation looks at life, love, and marriage.

Directors: Geoff Callan, Mike Shaw
Stars: Gavin Newsom, George W. Bush, Rosie O'Donnell
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Footage from Michael Moore's 60-city tour of college campuses and other venues showcases what the filmmaker calls "the birth of a new political generation."

Director: Michael Moore
Stars: Michael Moore, Eddie Vedder, Robert Ellis Orrall
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

An intricate tale of "medicine, monopoly and malice", FIRE IN THE BLOOD tells the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies and governments blocked access to low-cost AIDS drugs for the... See full summary »

Director: Dylan Mohan Gray
Stars: Zackie Achmat, Peter Mugyenyi, Bill Clinton
Lockdown, USA (2006)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Film is set on the front lines of the dramatic campaign to end the "War on Drugs" and repeal the Rockefeller Drug Laws.

Directors: Rebecca Chaiklin, Michael Skolnik
Stars: Russell Simmons, Ruby Dee, Wanda Best
Documentary | Adventure | Biography

Two hundred and fifty performances, sixty thousand miles, 600 couches, no money and an independent band with enough drive to conquer the world. The second hardest working man in showbiz, ... See full summary »

Director: Richard J. Martinez
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An American businessman visits London and is horrified to discover his nubile teenage daughter has become involved with a gang of thuggish "beatniks". Her involvement leads to wild parties, sex, death and necrophilia.

Director: Guy Hamilton
Stars: Oliver Reed, Clifford David, Ann Lynn
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

THE PARTY IS OVER tells the story of three college roommates and each of their bizarre, obsessive relationships. When Natan meets Sana, a strong-willed Muslim, he must confront his ... See full summary »

Director: Vahe Gabuchian
Stars: Anisha Adusumilli, Kathy Baker, Nick Ballard
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Democracy in China exists, that is, in a primary school in Wuhan where a grade 3 class can vote who they want as class monitor.

Director: Weijun Chen
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Himself - Narrator
...
Himself
...
Himself
Harold Ford Jr. ...
Himself (as Rep. Harold Ford Jr.)
...
Himself
John Sellers ...
Himself
...
Herself
Christopher Shays ...
Himself (as Rep. Christopher Shays)
...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Herself
...
Herself
Antonia Novello ...
Herself (as Dr. Antonia Novella)
...
Himself (as Mayor Rudolph Giuliani)
The Interpreters ...
Themselves
Edit

Storyline

Filmed over the last six months of the 2000 Presidential election, Phillip Seymour Hoffman starts documenting the campaign at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, but spends more time outside, in the street protests and police actions than in the orchestrated conventions. Hoffman shows an obvious distaste for money politics and the conservative right. He looks seedier and more disillusioned the campaign progresses. Eventually Hoffman seems most energized by the Ralph Nader campaign as an alternative to the nearly indistinguishable major parties. The high point of the film are the comments by Barney Frank who says that marches and demonstrations are largely a waste of time, and that the really effective political players such as the NRA and the AARP never bother with walk ins, sit-ins, shoot-ins or shuffles. In the interview with Jesse Jackson, Hoffman is too flustered to ask all of his questions. Written by Maple-2

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 January 2003 (France)  »

Also Known As:

The Party's Over  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When Representative Barney Frank is first introduced on screen, he was mistakenly identified as a Republican. In fact, he is a Democrat. See more »

Quotes

Philip Seymour Hoffman: It's easy not to care if you don't know what's going on.
See more »

Crazy Credits

In loving memory of Esther Goldman Buchthal who dedicated her life to making positive social change. See more »

Connections

Follows The Last Party (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Whiskey River
(uncredited)
Written by Johnny Bush and Paul Stroud
Performed by Willie Nelson
(live at Farm Aid 2000, Bristow, Virginia)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Depressing, if essential viewing
7 November 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Political neophyte and open-eyed observer Hoffman leads us on a trail through the Presidential campaign and election of 2000. The film is a depressing illumination of the selfishness pervasive in America (as a synonym for Libertarianism in the Conservative movement), of the events leading up to the election of George W. Bush, and the stifling of public debate and protest along the way, and of the crookedness of the election results, which put into power the most self-interested administration and one less committed to genuine altruistic compassion than any other, elected by deceit and money, and the impotence of a voting public, that in large measure sees itself disenfranchised by corporate and party domination.


4 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Where can I find it? DickSmoke_4
Discuss Last Party 2000 (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page