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An in-depth look at the Democratic and Republican national conventions held during the 2008 U.S. Presidential election year. | Add synopsis »
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Barry Levinson To Direct Oklahoma City Bombing Movie 'O.K.C.'
 (From The Playlist. 2 March 2011, 7:16 PM, PST)

Levinson Slams Nyt Critic 'For Her Blatant Inaccuracies'
 (From The Wrap. 10 November 2009, 6:16 PM, PST)

Criticism Is One Thing, Inaccuracy Another
 (From The Wrap. 10 November 2009, 5:48 PM, PST)

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Cast

 
Richard Abramowitz ... Himself

Stephen Baldwin ... Himself

Annette Bening ... Herself

Ellen Burstyn ... Herself

Rachael Leigh Cook ... Herself

David Crosby ... Himself

Alan Cumming ... Himself

Tim Daly ... Himself
Charlie Daniels ... Himself

Robert Davi ... Himself

Dana Delany ... Herself

Giancarlo Esposito ... Himself

Tom Fontana ... Himself

Danny Glover ... Himself

Anne Hathaway ... Herself

Spike Lee ... Himself

Josh Lucas ... Himself

Matthew Modine ... Himself

Tom Morello ... Himself

Gloria Reuben ... Herself

Susan Sarandon ... Herself

Richard Schiff ... Himself

Ron Silver ... Himself

Sting ... Himself

Lynn Whitfield ... Herself

Will.i.am ... Himself

Directed by
Barry Levinson 
 
Produced by
Robert E. Baruc .... producer
Robin Bronk .... producer
Tim Daly .... producer
Jason Sosnoff .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Aengus James 
Adam Jandrup 
 
Film Editing by
Aaron Yanes 
 
Production Management
Tim Tracy .... production manager
 
Sound Department
Peter Levin .... sound re-recording mixer
Peter Levin .... supervising sound editor
Thomas Myers .... sound mixer
Alex Noyes .... sound editor
Roar Skau Olsen .... sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Eric Giovon .... camera operator
Aengus James .... cinematographer
 
Editorial Department
Patrick Inhofer .... colorist
 
Thanks
Richard Abramowitz .... thanks
Ted Wallach .... special thanks
 

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11 out of 20 people found the following review useful.
Exploding stereotypes, 6 November 2009
Author: sarahcatt-1 from Chicago

Hollywood and the entertainment industry in general for that matter, has more than its share of vacuous people...BUT, there are many intelligent and thoughtful people there. I'd like to think the latter vastly outnumbers the former.

Barry Levinson does a nice job in "Poliwood" by showcasing some very popular 'celebrities' who also happen to be very passionate and credible in their concerns about political issues. When did actors cease to be 'real Americans' as asserted by Rudy Giuliani?

Thanks, Barry. The rest of us who call ourselves actors appreciate seeing our profession represented as more than just a bunch of overindulged airheads.

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