producer: Robert Greenwald

21 Hours At Munich – Filtered

December 20, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

"21 Hours at Munich" is based on the book "The Blood of Israel" and is the true story of the abduction and murder of 11 Israeli Olympic athletes in 1972. Arab terrorists sneak onto the Olympic grounds and kidnap the Israelis at gunpoint, killing a coach and a weightlifter in the process. The [...]


“Although the following film depicts some actual persons and events, it is a work of fiction.” So says the opening crawl before the credits of “Blonde.” In truth, most film bios about famous people are laced with nonfactual occurrences, but to come right out and say this is a work of [...]

Steal This Movie

Years ago I saw a film entitled “Das Boot,” about the inhabitants of a German U-boat during WWII. All of a sudden, I found myself hoping they would escape detection from the “enemy.” I realized then the power of this medium. A filmmaker can easily control the viewer’s perspective. And [...]

Sharing the Secret

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

When disease-of-the-week movies began showing up on TV back in the ‘70s, many had a chintzy feel with pat solutions, while others did much to expose problems and bring ailments into public awareness. “Sharing the Secret” falls into this second category. It contains an intelligent script, [...]