|Quoting 9VSPO (Thread starter):|
It's basically about oil in Iran and how the US were corrupt in trying to gain oil from there. There are four stories all interlinked at the end, one of which includes the story of a young suicide bomber.
|Quoting N1120A (Reply 1):|
Anyone who sees Syriana should see it at least twice, the complexities are far too great to just see it once.
|Quoting Thom@s (Reply 4):|
I saw "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" last night, but it just doesn't get very political...
ARTHUR: Well ... I AM king.
DENNIS [peasant]: Oh, very nice. King, eh! I expect you've got a palace and fine clothes and courtiers and plenty of food. And how d'you get that? By exploiting the workers! By hanging on to outdated imperialist dogma which perpetuates the social and economic differences in our society! If there's EVER going to be any progress ...
|Quoting 9VSPO (Reply 12):|
Talk about hijacking!!! This was a serious thread about a serious movie which now has a pic of Yoda in it.
|Quoting 9VSPO (Reply 16):|
Am I wrong? I actually felt sorry for that suicide bomber. I think he was a victim of circumstance and he was the one character I actually felt most empathy with. He was a nice kid but just got sucked in. Is it wrong to feel like that?