J. Hoberman: “Surpassed only by ‘The Expendables 2,’ with Sylvester Stallone, the Dinesh D’Souza political documentary ‘2016: Obama’s America’ was the second-highest grossing movie in America the week that it opened in late August and is now among the top ten highest earning documentaries in history. ‘2016’ is designed to show the president as a false prophet and a failed leader; it is less interested in the nature of Obama’s politics than in the enigma of his personality: “Love Him, Hate Him—You Don’t Know Him!”

J. Hoberman: “Surpassed only by ‘The Expendables 2,’ with Sylvester Stallone, the Dinesh D’Souza political documentary ‘2016: Obama’s America’ was the second-highest grossing movie in America the week that it opened in late August and is now among the top ten highest earning documentaries in history. ‘2016’ is designed to show the president as a false prophet and a failed leader; it is less interested in the nature of Obama’s politics than in the enigma of his personality: “Love Him, Hate Him—You Don’t Know Him!”

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