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Why We Fight

2005 , 1h 38m
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Is American foreign policy dominated by the idea of military supremacy? Has the military become too important in American life? Jarecki's shrewd and intelligent polemic would seem to give an affirmative answer to each of these questions.

  • Director: Eugene Jarecki
  • Writer: Eugene Jarecki
  • Stars: Ken Adelman, John Ashcroft, Osama bin Laden, George W. Bush, George H. W. Bush

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4 wins7 nominations
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    Documentary

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  • Adolf Grimme Awards, Germany

    Documentary/Cultural

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    Why We Fight FAQ

    Is American foreign policy dominated by the idea of military supremacy? Has the military become too important in American life? Jarecki's shrewd and intelligent polemic would seem to give an affirmative answer to each of these questions..
    The certification of Why We Fight is PG-13.
    The casts of Why We Fight are Ken Adelman starring as Himself, John Ashcroft starring as Himself (archive footage), Osama bin Laden starring as Himself (archive footage), George W. Bush starring as Himself (archive footage), George H. W. Bush starring as Himself (archive footage), Robert Byrd starring as Himself (archive footage).
    The genre of Why We Fight is Documentary,Drama,History.
    On November 20, 2020, the IMDB rating of Why We Fight is 8.0/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 78/100, Metacritic rating is 68/100, TMDB rating is 7/10.
    Why We Fight won 2005 Sundance Film Festival, 2007 Peabody Awards, 2006 Adolf Grimme Awards, Germany, 2005 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival.
    The release date of Why We Fight is January 01, 2005.
    The runtime of Why We Fight is 98 minutes.
    The director of Why We Fight is Eugene Jarecki.