Tag: Dominic Cichocki

5: “The Bystander Theory” Has No Theory

5: “The Bystander Theory” Has No Theory

In the fifth episode of Silver Screens & Politics, Brett Stewart and Dominic Cichocki delve deep into ‘The Bystander Theory,’ a 2013 film that attempts to explore theories on the JFK assassination. A film that’s nearly impossible to find, we stumbled upon it in a […]

4: “Wilson” Is a Technicolor God

4: “Wilson” Is a Technicolor God

In the fourth episode of Silver Screens & Politics, Brett Stewart and Dominic Cichocki delve deep into ‘Wilson,’ the 1944 Woodrow Wilson biopic directed by Henry King. While it bombed at the box office, the shiny, oh so shiny, portrait of the 28th president of […]

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, […]