Costa Gavras

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2011

    Joe Arpaio Pleads for More Millions, as Juan Farias Mendoza's Ghost Looks On

    Consider this the first anti-Arpaio ad for 2012, ironically produced by Arpaio's goons, and censored heavily by them as well....He's cost taxpayers $100 million in swiped county funds, has the blood of unfortunates such as Juan Farias Mendoza on his hands, was forced to settle to the tune of $1 mill ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2010

    JOE ARPAIO POLICE STATE: Video of Sal Reza's False Arrest

    Is this America, or is this a Third World dictatorship? You decide.Puente has posted this new video of Phoenix civil rights leader Sal Reza's arrest Friday. Literally, it looks like something out of a film by Costa-Gavras. The sort of thing that happens in Third World dictatorships. That is, a polit ... More >>

  • Film

    October 26, 2006

    History Lessons

    The story of an ’80s anti-apartheid activist carries overtones of the present

  • Film

    December 22, 2005

    Tragedy Re-Revisited

    Rehashing a tale we've heard before

  • Film

    January 29, 2004

    Caine Unable

    Catholics are bad, Nazis are bad, and Michael Caine's movie about both is boring

  • Film

    December 16, 1999

    War Grime

    Gritty Ride With the Devil reveals down 'n' dirty side of the battle of North vs. South

  • Film

    February 19, 1998

    Radical Act

    Middle-class kids play revolutionaries in '60s Brazil; brilliant Four Days in September shows their folly

  • Film

    September 25, 1997

    New Studio, Same Old Stuff

    DreamWorks' first film is a conventional tale of glam and guns