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Slacker Uprising

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Slacker Uprising

Slacker Uprising

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
runtime:
100 minutes
Wide Release Date:
09/23/08
performer:
Michael Moore
director:
Michael Moore
author:
8344
genre:
Documentary

We gave it a D

It’s not exactly Radiohead giving away their latest songs. On Sept. 23, Michael Moore offered a free download of his new film Slacker Uprising on slackeruprising.com — if you can call this four-years-out-of-date, rock-the-vote infomercial a film. It was shot in 2004, when Moore led a preelection tour of 62 cities, mostly college towns. He offered ramen noodles and clean underwear to any student who agreed to vote, a joke that’s become (happily) archaic. Moore?s studentmobilization drive now looks prescient, but he should have kept this piece of wallpaper agitprop on the shelf. D

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