You can read my full column on the marketing of movies featuring politics at Film Threat.

Movies that delve into the realm of politics are no different, especially in an election year. When the population’s attention is being consistently brought toward a presidential race then movies that deal with political issues are given fair amounts of free coverage. This is truer now than ever before with at least three 24-hour news channels constantly needing topics to fill the hours between truly newsworthy events (even though those channels seem less and less interested in real news, but I digress).