The documentary is based on “The Roots of Obama’s Rage” by conservative author Dinesh D’Souza, a former fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, analyzes D’Souza’s theory that Obama is wholly influenced by his past and his father’s “anticolonial” ideals.
The film examines the question, “If Obama wins a second term, where will we be in 2016?”
Among other points, the film argues that the president has emasculated NASA, refused to take a “meaningful step” against Iran’s nuclear ambitions and is willing to let Argentina reclaim the Falkland Islands from the British.
The film will show at Century Rio 24, High Ridge in Albuquerque and Premiere Cinemas in Rio Rancho beginning Friday.
Co-directed by D’Souza and John Sullivan, the documentary will be playing in 1,075 theaters in an aggressive expansion that comes on the eve of the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., which begins on Monday. The film has been in rolling out in different markets since July.
According to Fandango, the film is selling more advance tickets than any other film.
The film grossed $1.2 million last weekend is already the No. 12 political documentary of all time