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The Anarchist Cookbook (2002)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  1 June 2002 (USA)
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A dramedy that centers on a self-procalimed anarchist and his like-minded friends.

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Karla
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Jody
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Double D
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Shoplifting Dude (as Matt Morton)
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A dramedy that centers on a self-procalimed anarchist and his like-minded friends.

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Rated R for language, sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »
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The college the group takes a tour of in the beginning is the Collin County Community College in Plano. See more »

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Johnny Black: I'm a nihilist. I don't believe in anything, not even nihilism.
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References Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) See more »

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Thanks For Nothing
Written by Bnjie Bollox & John Beach
Performed by The Visitors
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Joke It Up and Dumb It Down
12 January 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

SO CONFOUNDED BAD, IT'S KINDA GOOD.......The aims and messages of any political theory contrary to Capitalism are always dumbed down and joked up, and this is certainly the case with THE ANARCHIST COOKBOOK (dir. Jordan Susman). Opposing views pertaining to the strengths and weaknesses of our political reality are always portrayed as the feeble musings of, 'American troublemakers'. If, "Get a haircut, ya Commie hippie!", works for you, you might just like this film. If your political outlook is a bit more sophisticated, I would recommend any film by Noam Chomsky as a cinematic antidote to the cracked Hollywood styling of THE ANARCHIST COOKBOOK.


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