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The Accidental President (2020)





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As America began to try and come to terms with the surprising (and for many voters, horrifying) results of the presidential race of 2016, the subsequent rapid-fire speed of events and jam-packed news cycles meant that nobody would ever have the opportunity to truly and properly reflect on what exactly just happened -- and how did it?

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I think the film is about as unbiased a story as you can get on the 2016 election.

June 19, 2021 | Rating: 8.5/10 | Full Review…

Director James Fletcher's objective, in his words: "How the hell did he win?" The doc, with entertaining archival films and input from talking heads, offers suggestions.

October 19, 2020 | Rating: B | Full Review…

...more than just a trip down memory lane (a painful one or a gleeful one depending on your politics), it poses a timely "can it happen again" question for 2020.

October 13, 2020 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

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