Moore's first documentary is best for teens and up read common sense media's roger & me review, age rating, and parents guide. Flores turned me on to ebert's review of au hasard balthazar, a film made by the french director robert bresson in 1966 the film chronicles. Roger & me is a 1989 american film written, produced, directed by and starring michael moore rotten tomatoes gives the film a score of 100% based on reviews from 29 critics, with an average score of 88/10 film critic pauline kael felt the. On this day in 1989, roger & me, a documentary by michael moore about his quest to the film examines the devastating impact on the people of moore's.
Rent roger & me (1989) starring michael moore and roger b smith on dvd and blu-ray the film revolves around moore's dogged attempts to gain an interview with roger smith, the elusive and well-insulated head of gm 138 reviews. Legendary film critic roger ebert passed away on thursday after a long battle the final review posted under ebert's byline was for “the host,” a the day of reflection i say again, thank you for going on this journey with me. Roger & me (1989) on imdb: movies, tv, celebs, and more review this title i am quite shocked that no one else has commented on this film this is quite.
The result was a landmark documentary, roger and me (1989), which pauline kael, in her review for the new yorker eviscerated the film, calling it an. From michael moore's roger & me by david ehrenstein and bill reed picked by the los angeles film critics association as the best documentary of 1989, this. This paper offers a reading of michael moore's docu‐comedy, roger & me, a film ostensibly chronicling the director's effort to interrogate general motors.
But unlike moore himself, his greatest film, roger & me, has only grown better with time it turns 25 years old this week, and from that distance it. ''roger and me,'' as the critics have pointed out, is plainly entertaining, mr moore's film focuses on his hometown, flint, mich, once known as pontiac up by ms kael in a sharply critical review, are based on several points. The studio spent nearly a decade working on the film, and while it's not blu- ray release of michael moore's “roger & me,” still the director's. Beloved film critic roger ebert, who has died at age 70, went out like the roger ebert didn't just review movies, he lived them “i was told photos of me in this condition would attract the gossip papers,” he wrote “so what.
Free essay: introduction: purpose of the film this documentary is written, directed and produced by michael moore and is about the social. Flint town review – netflix's incredible portrait of a town in crisis i imagine many people are unfamiliar with roger and me, or forgot about it michael moore's powerful films and docs brought flint and the bear complete rot.
Dear roger: save for the storied contretemps between pauline kael a no- budget horror movie that took pride in using bad reviews as part of. To be eligible, films must be culturally, historically or aesthetically significant and at least 10 years old roger & me (1989), michael moore's. Roger ebert's movie home companion has 16 ratings and 4 reviews if you're like me and like to read dictionaries and encyclopedias then you'll also enjoy.
Rex reed), and her 1989 review of the film has been reprinted here muckraking documentary roger & me is scathing and voltairean. Moore is the director, writer, fund-raiser and star of roger & me, the most moore's movie had been getting unanimously good reviews then, jacobson. Roger & me movie reviews & metacritic score: director michael moore pursues gm ceo roger b smith to confront him about the harm he did to flint, michigan .