Tag Archive: Democrats

Haiku Review: The Campaign (2012)

Starring: Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Sudeikis, Dylan McDermott, John Lithgow, Dan Aykroyd & Brian Cox
Screenplay by Shawn Harwell & Chris Henchy
Directed by Jay Roach

Two corrupt corporate bigwigs attempt to oust a long-term congressman by backing a naive family man to run against him.

Have a good laugh at
these politiclowns; the real
ones will make you weep.

Grade: B+

By Daniel J. Hoag
The Campaign is playing now in theaters nationwide.


Haiku Review: Game Change (2012)

Starring: Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, Ed Harris & Sarah Paulson
Written by Danny Strong
Directed by Jay Roach

John McCain’s 2008 presidential campaign is both invigorated and challenged when Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin is chosen to be the vice presidential candidate.

Moore’s great, you betcha!
Do you think Palin can see
regret from her house?

Grade: A-

By Daniel J. Hoag
Game Change is now playing on HBO.