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post #31 of 33 Old 04-06-2013, 08:12 PM
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It's more economics than politics really (yes, you can separate them.) In the features, the director talks about it. I'm a lefty so I didn't really notice, but I guess some people are bothered by it. The Richard Jenkins character is an analog for a corporate suit. Here's an early article about the movie.

Thanks for the link. I recalled how depressing it was after watching the Jesse James movie as well.

It is also interesting to see Dominik's view on Hollywood regarding to making money, vis-a-vis our brand of capitalism.

The film itself was financed by none other than Larry Ellison's daughter.
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Thanks for the link. I recalled how depressing it was after watching the Jesse James movie as well.

It is also interesting to see Dominik's view on Hollywood regarding to making money, vis-a-vis our brand of capitalism.

The film itself was financed by none other than Larry Ellison's daughter.

That's her thing (Ellison's daughter) - she's a bona fide indie movie producer smile.gif

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I recalled how depressing it was after watching the Jesse James movie as well.
Agreed.
The JJ movie doesn't end on a high note, but it still is a fine film.wink.gif

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Huh, I didn't know that.cool.gif

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