• South of the Border (2010)

South of the Border

Release Date: June 25th, 2010

DVD Release Date: October 26th, 2010

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 18 min

Plot Summary

Filmmaker Oliver Stone interviews Venezuela's Hugo Chávez, Brazil's Lula da Silva and other leaders, in an examination of social and political movements in South America.

Director: Oliver Stone

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Ray BennettThe Hollywood Reporter

    Good-humored, illuminating and without cant, Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone's documentary South of the Border is a rebuttal of what he views as the fulminations and lies of right-wing media at home and abroad regarding the socialist democracies of South America. show more

  • 75
    Bob MondelloNPR

    Engaging enough as polemics go, but unlikely to change many minds. show more

  • 55
    Michelle OrangeMovieline

    Though he lavishes praise on his subjects for being hyper-masculine and free-thinking, Stone is downright girlish in his devotion, scoffing at charges made against the leaders rather than examining them. show more

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