An American Carol Synopsis
Three ghosts visit an anti-American filmmaker to show him the true meaning of the nation.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Ultimately, the problem with An American Carol is the problem with far too much political discourse in this country, left or right: It...
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Los Angeles Times

It's a gag-strewn, hit-and-miss affair that's not without its chuckles.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
A loony attack on wacko liberalism and a ding-dong defense of wacko conservatism.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
The sole laughs are scored by Robert Davi, amusingly playing it straight as a Muslim terrorist who wants to hire Malone to make a suicide...
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The New York Times

By Nathan Lee
Cheap shots and mean spirits abound, as do celebrity cameos (James Woods, Jon Voight, Dennis Hopper, Kelsey Grammer). But it's the laziness...
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By Todd McCarthy
Conservatives score a few political points but aren't very funny in An American Carol, a cheesy spitball directed at the very large target...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
About as not-funny as a comedy can get.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Even if it weren't three years too late to parody Moore (ineptly played by Kevin Farley), Moore's ridiculous tribute to Cuban health care in...
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Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Bad enough to earn a rare spot on my hallowed list of ''The Worst Movies I've Ever Seen,'' An American Carol is testament that the...
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Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Michael Moore has nothing to fear from David Zucker.
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An American Carol

By Leorules
This movie is what a lot of people have been waiting for. Someone to call Michael Moore out on his propaganda American hating MOCKumentories! For you left wing nut jobs that are trash talking this...

Liberals will never like this

By 425mike
I do not expect any Liberals to like this type of movie. Someone once told me that liberals have no sense of humor...that is what makes them so constipated all the time. I have to come to believe...

An American Carol--MM spoof?

By stegemiller11
I am amazed that Hollywood will allow this to be in theatres!! Anyone who truly believes MM's lies really does not have much political knowledge--he banks on ignorance of facts and bends many...

Have a laugh

By vgjones
Anyone who is tired of the P C thought police will enjoy an evening of being able to laugh at the ridiculous idols forced upon our culture by the left. Of course liberals will be highly indignant,...

Been waiting for a long time!

By lorilett
I've watched every trailer for this movie and laughed my head off! Who couldn't laugh at a Zucker film?? When I first saw the character playing Michael Malone, I thought, "He looks and acts like...

Can't Wait!

By silver1101
Finally, a smart Consverative movie coming out of Hollywood. I am sick of Leftist anti-American movies, and so are a lot of people, even if they won't admit it. Just look at Redacted, or Lions for...

Can't wait!

By cyndilou29
I'm so surprised to see the negative responses on here, the movie hasn't even come out yet. I think it's about time Hollywood realized that not everyone agrees with the liberal side of things and...

yes!!! I can't wait fo this movie

Hahahahahahahahahaha.....Finally a movies that shows how un-american liberals are and for the comment about a republican president it's the DEMOCRATIC CONGRESS currently in office screwing up our...

At long Last a light in the darkness

By forrester1776
Update: After seeing the movie, I was ready to see it again. The movie was hilarious. The first half is very national lampoon, or scary movie in style and quality. The last half is surprisingly...

Brilliant humor at it's finest!!

By BeauJangles
I saw this movie this afternoon and plan on going back again tomorrow with another group of friends. I'm THRILLED there is such a smart comedy coming out of Hollywood! This movie is a humorous...

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Rated PG-13 | For rude and irreverent content, and for language and brief drug material
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