are Movies that Matter and/or an Activist Actor or Director? How to
use the site! Contact Information and Helpful Links.
Also see our quicklist of activists actors.
MoviesThatMatter.com (aka MessageMovies.com) allows you
to submit reviews of movies and/or brief biographies of actors and directors.
The site is designed to be self-serve automated for your convenience,
no username or passwords, just an email with a link to the information
you created, which allows you to post, edit or delete the information.
See our quick list of movies.
Which Movies, Videos, DVD or WebMovies are appropriate for this site?
- You should feel the movie is worth watching.
- The movie should be at a theater or available to the public in DVD or VHS, etc...
- The movie should have some type of social, environmental or government reform message within its content or should tell the truth about some part of history that has largely been misportrayed or neglected by the major media. These types of movies are often called Message Movies.
More than one review of the same movie is permissible.
(We reserve the right to delete movies that are not within the site's values - we are not strict).
What should the Movie review content consist of?
The review should focus on the message part of the movie. We have fields in which you can place links to other sites that have regular reviews that focus on the story and the actors. Please focus your review principally on the message that is being conveyed by the movie.
Which activist actors and directors (producers) should be submitted
to this site?
Those who are attempting to reform the roots of the problems our country/world faces.
See the list of causes and examples already on the site.
A few helpful movie (fiction and documentary) and
actor links and our contact information.
www.imdb.com Internet Movie Database
(very large on-line db of movies videos plus photos and reviews)
Metacritic compiles reviews from respected critics and publications for film, video/dvd, books, music, television and games.
Metascores show the critical consensus at a glance by taking a weighted average of critic grades.
Movie review site with both movie critics rating, and audience rating of films
www.mrqe.com Movie Review Query Engine (reviews plus sales)
moviestars.com Movie Stars
www.seeing-stars.com Celebrities Directory
Hollywood Newspaper (Daily Variety) Web version
International Documentary Association
Documentary film association
Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). The leading nonprofit defending digital privacy, free speech, and innovation.
ip,privacy, tech law nonprofit
Legal services and education. Defending citizen media
Part open to the public, part member only; site says largest archieve
of video reviews and video distributor list available.