Shouting Fire: Stories from the Edge of Free Speech
A documentary look at the changing interpretations of the first amendment of the U.S. Constitution - laws and court cases that have alternatively broadened and narrowed the amendment's protection of free speech and assembly. The film's thesis is that post-9/11 the government has seized unprecedented license to surveil, intimidate, arrest, and detain citizens and foreigners alike. The film also looks back to the Pentagon Papers' case and compares it to cases since 9/11 dealing with high school students' speech and protesters marching in New York City during the 2004 Republican convention. Comment comes from a range of scholars, pundits, and advocates.Shouting Fire: Stories from the Edge of Free Speech is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on HBO, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 3 others. It's a documentary and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (261 votes) and was well received by critics.
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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX & HBO).
Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).
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#828 Ranked in Movies on HBO
#2422 Ranked in Female Director Movies
#4564 Ranked in Documentary Movies
Shouting Fire: Stories from the Edge of Free Speech has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (261 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.