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Review: W.

A life misunderestimated.

A life misunderestimated.

Synopsis: George ‘Dubya’ Bush (Josh Brolin) rises from being a useless rich boy who is constantly overshadowed by his father George H.W. Bush to defining (and ruining) the Bush family legacy by invading Iraq under the assumption that Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction. Which he didn’t. The movie deals largely with the events before Bush’s reelection in 2004, since if Oliver Stone tried to deal with the financial crisis as well, well, shit would have hit the fan, as the saying goes. If you don’t know who George Bush is, this is the story of one man’s American dream. Continue reading