• Programming the Nation? (2011)

Programming the Nation?

Release Date: August 19th, 2011

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

The filmmaker spotlights purported uses, influences and effects of subliminal content in media.

Director: Jeff Warrick

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Besides the fact that the film is flabby (way too much time is spent on history), its efforts to tie subliminal messaging to a vast array of political, media and pop cultural events turn the proceedings a little hazy (or a lot hazy, depending on your worldview). show more

  • 60
    Joe NeumaierNew York Daily News

    This thought-provoking but overlong doc wins points for being all-inclusive. show more

  • 38
    Bill WeberSlant Magazine

    A pseudo-investigative documentary shakily committed to the subject of subliminal messaging in America, but curiously indulgent about giving the singer of Queensryche time to spout off about whatever enters his head. show more

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