Friday, December 21, 2007

Review of 'Charlie Wilson's War'

By Lisa Pease
December 20, 2007

“Charlie Wilson’s War” has been billed as a political satire or comedy. While the film ripples throughout with truly hilarious moments, it is based on the true and very serious story of the largest covert operation in history.

Read on.


Matthew said...

For a more critical analysis of the major deviations from reality in this film, check out the site below.

Tom Hanks Tells Hollywood Whopper in 'Charlie Wilson's War'
Melissa Roddy, AlterNet
Hollywood wants to avoid a key truth about 9/11.

NorthCountryLiberal said...

I wonder what Putin thought about the movie. I think he remembers the 14,453 dead Russians and as Russia gains economic and military power he'll remind us in some unpleasant ways.

GWB had opportunities to cultivate healthy relationships with Putin, but he blew it.