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POLITICIANS SUMMARY and MOVIE SUGGESTIONS are: 2012: Obama's America contends that Obama is primarily motivated by anti-colonialism and rebels! Lincoln (2012); Bobby (2012) follows the lives of a disparate group of people on the day of Robert Kennedy's assassination at Ambassador Hotel! The Iron Lady (2011) shows that they want to pay less taxes and be like the Americans; W.E. (2011) is about leaving the Royals; They Call It Myanmar: Lifting the Curtain (2012) is about a female politican under house arrest! The Lady is about a Burmese leader, a Nobel laureate! Sarah Palin: You Betcha! (2011), The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu (2011); Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (2010) is about the strange fall of a great investigator into the financial crisis! Casino Jack (2010) is about a corrupt lobbyist! The King's Speech (2010) is about King George VI of Britain learning to overcome his speaking problems. Countdown to Zero (2010) is a documentary that suggests politicans need nukes to maintain their clout. South of the Border (2010) by Oliver Stone is about Latin America politicans; Che: Part One & Two (2008). Bhutto (2010) is about life and death of Benazir Bhutto. The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers (2009), which show one person can help bring down a U. S. President; Outrage (2009/I), Milk (2009), Frost / Nixon (2009), Citizen Cohn (1992)(TV), Gandhi (1982), Angels in America (2003)(TV), Senator Obama Goes to Africa (2007)(V), Charlie Wilson's War (2007), Why We Fight (2005), Man of the Year (2006), Swing Vote (2008), The Political Process (1970), Political Disasters (2008), Bulworth, The Contender (2000), All the King's Men (2006), Huey Long (1985), The Beltway (2005), State Legislature (2007); Keep the Faith, Baby (2002) (TV) are VERY UNDER APPRECIATED AND DEEP! The following movies are examples of the motivations of politicians and repercussions of their motivations: I.O.U.S.A. (2008), Let It Rain aka Parlez-moi de la pluie (2008), Bulworth (1998), Conspiracy Theory (1997), Wag the Dog (1998), Food, Inc. (2009), The Hoax (2006) and Bob Roberts (1992). All the President's Men (1976), The Manchurian Candidate (2004), Primary Colors (1998), The Candidate (1972), Salvador (1986); Lawrence Of Arabia (1962), Nixon (1995), Hijacking Catastrophe: 9/11 fear and selling of the American Empire (2004), Advise and Consent (1962), Schindler's List (1993), All The King's Men (1949), Reds (1981), American History X (1998), Malcolm X (1992), Truman (1995) (TV), The Conformist (1970), A Man for all Seasons (1966), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), The President's Analyst (1967), The Best Man (1964), The Man (1972), The American President (1995), Dave (1993) ARE MORE OBVIOUS, PUT PERHAPS LESS EDUCATIONAL AND DRAMATIC OR ENTERTAINING! Oliver Stone's Vietnam trilogy: JFK (1991), Platoon (1986), Born on the Fourth of July (1989). Some interesting political documentaries (some about the extremes in the political spectrum) are Stealing America: Vote by Vote; Flow: For Love of Water; Running with Arnold, With God on Our Side: George W. Bush...; Bowling for Columbine, The Corporation, The Fog of War, The War Room (1994), Perfect Candidate (1996), Chicago 10, Control Room, 911 In Plane Site (2003), Weapons of Mass Deception; Power and Terror: Noam Chomsky in Our Times; Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism; Journeys With George (2002); Uncovered: The Whole Truth About the Iraq War (2004), Unprecedented: The 2000 Presidential Election (2003), Bush's Brain (2004), The Hunting of the President (2004), The Weather Underground, The Trials of Henry Kissinger, Unborn in the USA, The Price of Sugar, The Cult of the Suicide Bomber, Voices in Wartime Constituents of politicians tend to encourage unrealistic lawmaking and programs created by politicians. Oliver Stone’s Vietnam trilogy: JFK (1991), Platoon (1986), Born on the Fourth of July (1989). Doctor Zhivago (1965), Gunga Din (1939), State of the Union (1948), Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939), Meet John Doe (1941), Cradle Will Rock (1999); The Interpreter (2005), Election (1999), Clockwork Orange (1971), Citizen Kane (1941), Good Morning, Vietnam (1987), Wall Street (1987), Talk Radio (1988), Natural Born Killers (1994), War and Peace; The War Game, Why We Fight, A Foreign Affair (2003), Glory Road (2006), Japanese Story (2003), Latter Days (2003), Manderlay (2005), Under Siege (1992), The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming (1966) are interesting as commentaries about the political climate. The Wedding Crashers spoofs the Boston political elite. Most people do not understand that the political climate tends to consist of a fiscally conservative/socially liberal mix. However, perhaps a better mix would be fiscally liberal/socially conservative.