8: The Mormon Proposition Poster

Release Date: June 18th, 2010

DVD Release Date: July 13th, 2010

R|1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
A history reveals the Mormon Church's stance against the rights of people who are not heterosexual.

Cast: Dustin Lance Black

Director: Reed Cowan, Steven Greenstreet

Genres: Documentary

Distributors: Red Flag Releasing

Ratings & Reviews

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  • If the impact of co-director/writer Reed Cowan's film is undercut by its sometimes sloppy execution, it nonetheless provides a disturbing portrait of the increasing overlap between church and state. show more

  • 8 is most coherent as a chilling confirmation of both the mind-warping power of an institution like the Mormon Church and the extent to which politics is, above all, a marketing game. show more

  • The movie poignantly demonstrates that, 41 years after Stonewall, there are still places in this country where gay people cannot simply be themselves. show more

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