• Released
  • July 2, 2014
  • (Opens June 27 in Houston & Atlanta)
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 43 min
  • Documentary
America Synopsis
America stands at a crossroads, and the way we understand our past will determine our future. America the movie takes 21st-century Americans into the future by first visiting our past.
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Los Angeles Times

By Martin Tsai
It's far more invested in elaborate historical reenactments, hypothetical dramatizations and special effects than interviews, research and...
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Washington Post

By Mark Jenkins
America is less successful as a debate, since it isn’t one. D’Souza controls the conversation, and thus goes unchallenged when he tries to...
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Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Dinesh D'Souza's America: Imagine a World Without Her paints a genuinely troublesome portrait of the country — just not at all in the way...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Stephen Farber
Here is one more dubious piece of agitprop that will delight the author’s fans and have very little impact on his opponents.
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By Joe Leydon
For the most part, however, D’Souza gives the impression of someone obsessed with whitewashing any and all dark chapters in U.S. history...
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America is like the cinematic equivalent of one of those forwarded e-mails of mostly discredited "facts" that you receive from an uncle and...
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The Wrap

By James Rocchi
It would be one thing if D'Souza had an idea, or any idea, he could stick to as a through-line in his project. But America isn't a...
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The Playlist

By Gabe Toro
It's all fist-pumping anti-thought, consisting of baseless revisionist history and idle contrarianism.
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Slant Magazine

By Rob Humanick
Beholden to the same plethora of taboos, half-truths, and outright lies traded en masse by mainstream conservatism for the last seven years.
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By fpete13527
I loved this movie. The research and organization was outstanding. Everyone I know has been starving for the depiction and analysis of America that is in this movie. In the VAST majority of...

One of the best non fiction movies I have ever seen

By dcircle11
The entire audience in the theater stood and clapped for several minutes. I would strongly advise seeing this movie for all young viewers that would like to make some sense of what is happening in...


By btupi
In his latest documentary, Dinesh D'Souza explores the question, why do liberals condemn America? He fairly presents liberal positions on slavery, Native Americans, the annexation of former Mexican...


By halten
A beautifully crafted rebuttal to the left-wing zealots who single out the United States of America as the most evil, corrupt, and imperialist nation on earth. DeSousa states the indictments of the...

Reminds me how proud I am

By jjex2
to be an American. America shoukd be defended from her enemies, both foreign and domestic!!...

Must See

By morrisjrm
This is a well done and fascinating movie. I was glued to the screen the entire time, certainly got my money's worth. I believe every American must see this one. I learned so much about our...

Excellent counter to revisionist history taught today

By ezri95
As our country slips more and more toward self-destruction, Dinesh D'Souza's movie is a breath of fresh air. He counters a lot of the revisionist history taught in schools today and it reminded me a...

America, finally some truth

By imitato
Excellent Movie. If only more truth would come from Hollywood. Now I realize that some of these lies talked about in the movie were being taught to me when I was in school. It's a shame that a lot of...

Interesting info I never read in any history books

By Padraic Confrey
Cause me to do some of my own investigation. It disgusts me that there is an element in this country that wants to turn this country into every other failed attempt to governing in the world and they...

AWESOME Documentary!!!

Have seen this movie twice and plan to go again!! Historical events explained and documented in a way we can ALL understand easily. A GREAT history lesson!! Both times I went, the movie ended with...

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Rated PG-13 | For Violent Images