Fouad Pervez

'Argo' and 'Zero Dark Thirty' Showcase the Banal Militarism of Hollywood

The latest Academy Awards ceremony, which crowned the well-intentioned but fatally flawed Argoas the year’s best film, merely formalized the nearly universal acclaim that director Ben Affleck has received for his gripping CIA drama set in Iran. It also said a lot about what’s wrong with Hollywood today.

Keep reading... Show less