My Movie List – Todd Epp

Todd Epp is South Dakota’s leading liberal pinko commie blogger. He’s also a huge fan of Deadwood, the series (may it rest in peace). He writes about South Dakota politics from the left side of the fence and posts sexy pictures of Obama at SD Watch.

Todd Epp’s Top Ten Political Movies of All Time

1. Citizen Kane
Simply the greatest movie PERIOD!

2. The Manchurian Candidate
(The original not the remake) Paranoia for a paranoid time.

3. Dr. Strangelove
More true than we probably realized.

4. The Great Dictator
Only Chaplin could parody Hitler and make it work.

5. Bullworth
Rap as effective campaign strategy.

6. The Candidate
A look behind the curtain.

7. All the President’s Men
Thank God for the Washington Post!

8. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Appeals to our sense of fair play as Americans.

9. JFK
Sure, a whacky conspiracy theory but hey, crazier things have happened.

10. Primary Colors
The Clinton reality show.

This was lovingly handwritten on February 21st, 2008