Tag: Dominic Cichocki

3: “The Wind and the Lion” and the Wonder Bread

3: “The Wind and the Lion” and the Wonder Bread

In the third episode of Silver Screens & Politics, Brett Stewart and Dominic Cichocki delve deep into ‘The Wind and the Lion,’ the 1975 film directed and written by John Milius. The film fictionalizes a historical story of President Theodore Roosevelt working to get back […]

2: Press Sec. Alex Jones (“Death of a President”)

2: Press Sec. Alex Jones (“Death of a President”)

In the second episode of Silver Screens & Politics, Brett Stewart and Dominic Cichocki delve into Gabriel Range’s 2006 film, ‘Death of a President.’ This highly controversial docudrama catalogs the hypothetical assassination of President  George W. Bush and its aftermath. Is it poor taste to […]

1: It’s Pronounced “W”

1: It’s Pronounced “W”

In the inaugural episode of Silver Screens & Politics, Brett Stewart and Dominic Cichocki delve into Oliver Stone’s 2008 George W. Bush biopic, ‘W.’ How historically accurate is ‘W,’ and does it take the same creative liberties other Oliver Stone films are known for? Is […]

Introducing Silver Screens & Politics

Introducing Silver Screens & Politics

In this new Tilting Windmill Studios production, Brett Stewart and Dominic Cichocki delve into the long-standing relationship between the political and cinema worlds. Exploring a new politically-inspired film in each episode, the duo determines whether or not the film is historically accurate, and more importantly, […]