Michael Moore Hates America (2004)

R  |   |  Documentary  |  12 September 2004 (USA)
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Michael Wilson, like the subject of his film, is trying to get an interview with a multi-millionaire; however, in this case, that millionaire is Michael Moore himself.



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Credited cast:
Mike Abraham ...
Himself - Mike's Deli
Pete Auger ...
Himself - Davison City Manager
Peter Damon ...
Himself - Veteran
Himself - Chief Executive, The Walt Disney Corporation
Sandra Froman ...
Herself - First Vice President, National Rifle Association
David Hardy ...
Himself - Attorney / Author
David Horowitz ...
Himself - Conservative Activist
Jan Jacobson ...
Herself - 'Bowling For Columbine'
Himself - 'Penn & Teller'
Mark Kennedy ...
Himself - Congressman
Jesse Malouf ...
Himself - Editor, 'Uncommon Sense'
Himself - Documentary Filmaker


Michael Moore Hates America is a documentary that forces audiences to rethink the genre. It challenges conventional wisdom and takes on the top documentary filmmaker of all time. Join Mike Wilson as he travels from coast to coast in search of the American Dream, and chases down Michael Moore in an effort to figure out why the two have such different visions of America. Written by MMHA Productions

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$200,000 (estimated)

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Director Michael Wilson has stated that the film's title "is not a thesis". Instead, it's meant to be a satirical comment on what he calls "the shrillness that has engulfed the American conversation". Wilson singled out Michael Moore, Al Franken, and Ann Coulter as culprits. See more »


[from trailer]
Michael Moore: I'm not in anyone's movies other than my own.
[a list of other people's movies he's been in scrolls up]
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Know I Will
Written by Casey Smith, Levi Seacer Jr., Robert Ashmun and Johnny Bird
Performed by CRL featuring Johnny Bird
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Enlightening and entertaining without the vitriol of Farenheit 911
5 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Even if you are a Michael Moore supporter, you can't help but scratch your head about the famous "documentarian" after watching Michael Wilson's film. Obviously, this documentary was made as a result of Moore's Farenheit 911, although aspects of it is similar to Roger & Me. Wilson could have, and possibly should have titled his film, "Michael & Me" since the most controversial aspect of it is the title itself. Certainly, Moore could not have taken issue with such a title since he himself lifted his film's title from Ray Bradbury's classic "Farenheit 451".

Overall, it is a highly entertaining examination of Moore's rationale behind his film making style and subject matter. Instead of leading the audience to a single, specific and politically one-sided conclusion as Moore's films do, it challenges the audience to think for themselves and not necessarily take the word of the film maker as gospel,including Wilson's film. I feel the film maker respected my intelligence and my time.

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