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ANTI-OBAMA DOCUMENTARY NOW NO. 2 POLITICAL DOC EVER

September 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

On the weekend following President Obama’s acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention, the anti-Obama documentary 2016: Obama’s America became the second-highest-grossing political documentary ever, behind only Michael Moore’s Fahrenheit 9/11. Its weekend take of $3.3 million brought its total gross to $26.2 million and pushed it past Moore’s other documentaries, 2007’s Sicko with $24.5 […]

MICHAEL MOORE REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH WEINSTEINS

February 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore has agreed to a settlement offer from The Weinstein Co. a month before his multi-million-dollar lawsuit against the company over alleged accounting irregularities was to go to trial, the Hollywood Reporter reported today (Thursday), citing recently filed court documents. Moore had hired an outside accounting firm to conduct an audit of […]

OLBERMANN RETURNS — AS IF HE NEVER LEFT

June 21, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The oft-fired/oft-hired Keith Olbermann, lastly with MSNBC, returned to the cameras Monday night on Al Gore’s cable channel Current TV — and television critics agreed that it was as if he had never been gone. “He is the same fast-talking, hard-charging, unapologetically self-righteous defender of his version of liberal ideology that he always was. Only […]

MOORE SAYS HE HOLDS “NO ILL WILL” TOWARD WEINSTEINS

April 4, 2011 by · 6 Comments 

Michael Moore insists that he has no intention of settling his lawsuit against The Weinstein Co., whom he has accused of cheating him out of at least $2.7 million in profits from his 2005 documentary Fahrenheit 9/11. “No settlement. No interest in one. Discovery and depositions will reveal how the accounting is done, once and […]

MICHAEL MOORE SUES WEINSTEINS

February 8, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Add Michael Moore to the list of Hollywood celebrities who have sued a movie studio for allegedly manipulating box office receipts to deprive them of their share of profits. In a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles, Moore alleges that The Weinstein Co. hid at least $2.7 million in profits that he was entitled to for […]

MOORE BLASTS WIKILEAKED CABLE, MEDIA THAT RAN WITH IT

December 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

A cable sent by U.S. diplomats in Havana to State Department officials in 2008 claiming that Michael Moore’s film Sicko had been banned by the Cuban government was intended to tell tell the diplomats’ bosses “what they want to hear,” Moore said on his blog Saturday. The cable, revealed by WikiLeaks, had said that Moore’s […]