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Slacker Uprising (2007)

Captain Mike Across America (original title)
Not Rated | | Documentary | 23 September 2008 (USA)
Footage from Michael Moore's 60-city tour of college campuses and other venues showcases what the filmmaker calls "the birth of a new political generation."

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Michael Moore

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Moore ... Himself
Eddie Vedder ... Himself
Robert Ellis Orrall Robert Ellis Orrall ... Himself
Steve Earle ... Himself
Celeste Zappala Celeste Zappala ... Herself
Eric Blickenstaff Eric Blickenstaff ... Himself
Anthony Pietsch Anthony Pietsch ... Himself
Dante Zappala Dante Zappala ... Himself
Tim Goodrich Tim Goodrich ... Himself
Abdul Henderson ... Himself
Bill Scragg Bill Scragg ... Himself
Fred D'Amato Fred D'Amato ... Himself
Mike Hoffman Mike Hoffman ... Himself
Peter Buck Peter Buck ... Himself
Michael Stipe ... Himself
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Footage from Michael Moore's 60-city tour of college campuses and other venues showcases what the filmmaker calls "the birth of a new political generation."

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They slept till noon... but still had time to vote

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23 September 2008 (USA) See more »

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Michael Moore's Uprising See more »

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Akron, Ohio, USA See more »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Michael Moore first documentary without a narration by him. See more »


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No One Left
Written and Performed by Tom Morello
Used by permission of Nightwatchman Music
Appearance courtesy of Sony/BMG Music Entertainment
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Without an informed public, democracy ceases to exist.
23 September 2008 | by lastliberalSee all my reviews

Michael Moore traipses across the battleground States to visit 60 cities before the 2004 election and passes out Ramen noodles and clean underwear to slackers who will promise to register and vote.

This film about his journey is just as relevant as it was four years ago. This year's election will also turn on getting the slackers out from behind their X-Boxes and get them to vote.

A combination of speeches, great music, film clips, interviews with regular folks, this was a film for all those who want their country back.

It's yours to watch for free at http://slackeruprising.com/


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