As Romney and Obama prepare to go podium to podium tonight in the time honored tradition of verbally sparring, pivoting, and dodging anything and everything the moderator throws their way, let's look at some of the cinema's master debaters:
Rocket Science is probably the best debate movie ever. (Wanna argue about it?)
Of course, some will object, citing with the sentimentality of The Great Debaters:
This scene from Ken Loach's Wind that Shakes the Barley is called "Greatest Political Debate in a Film" on YouTube: (Is it?)
Want a taste of politics?
Here's The Candidate:
Here's Ides of March:
"It nothing more than racism in action, the man is always trying…
It nothing more than racism in action, the man is always trying to keep a…
Boy, what I'd pay to see www's cast emerge from a clown car. Reminds me…
I sincerely apologize for not proofreading.
They are all sociaopaths. Damn good ones at that.
Yet voters continually vote for people that actively defraud them.
Amazingly Atlanta can't even…