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Hijacking Catastrophe: 9/11, Fear & the Selling of American Empire Review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    54

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
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    critic review scores.

  • 50

    out of 100

    Los Angeles Times

    Contends that doctrines, including promoting unilateralism, increasing military spending and protecting "access to vital raw materials, primarily Persian Gulf oil," can be traced from right-wing think tanks into U.S. foreign policy.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The New York Times

    Openly polemical but also sobering documentary.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Variety Dennis Harvey

    Goes beyond simple Bush-bashing to paint a horrifying portrait of organized U.S. imperialist expansion and public deception stretching back to the early Reagan era.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    Another effective civics lesson that, unfortunately, will probably never be seen by the people whose minds it seeks to change.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    The most outspoken and yet in some ways the calmest of the new documentaries opposing the Bush presidency.

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