Blue State
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A disillusioned leftist pulls up stakes for the Great White North in this independent comedy-drama. It's 2004, and John Logue (Breckin Meyer) is a political activist working for the Democratic presidential campaign in Ohio. After a few drinks too many, John is interviewed on camera by a local broadcast journalist, and he announces that if George W. Bush is re-elected, he'll leave the country and move to Canada. A few days later, Bush narrowly defeats John Kerry, and John falls into a deep depression. After returning home to San Francisco, John ponders his alcohol-fueled pledge, and… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Liberals run to Canada in mature political romcom."
‑ Heather Boerner, Common Sense Media
"...Marshall Lewy's political agenda becomes awfully difficult to stomach..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"The film remarkably avoids much the preachiness it is prone to, although it does ultimately succumb to it quite often."
‑ Kevin Carr, 7M Pictures
"Awkwardly preachy yet charmingly personal."
‑ David Cornelius,
"rather heavy-handed"
‑ Christopher Null,
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