Hollywood’s Political Squeeze

Why can’t Hollywood make politically relevant movies? Well, it can. “In the past six months, the movie business has offered an astounding outpouring of provocative, socially relevant films, some of which will be among today’s Oscar nominees. But while these films have all enjoyed plaudits from film critics, the response from op-ed writers, bloggers and columnists has been, with rare exception, somewhere between scorn and disgust.”