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The Final Year (2018)

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Critic Consensus: The Final Year uses director Greg Barker's wide-ranging access to take a detailed inside look at the closing months of the Obama administration.

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THE FINAL YEAR is a unique insiders' account of President Barack Obama's foreign policy team during their last year in office. Featuring unprecedented access inside the White House and State Department, THE FINAL YEAR offers an uncompromising view of the inner workings of the Obama Administration as they prepare to leave power after eight years.

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Regardless of politics, it's fascinating to see how the White House works.

January 25, 2018 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

"The Final Year" is stirring and saddening, but too well behaved by half; I wanted it to be a little less Steven Pinker and a little more Dwayne Johnson.

January 22, 2018 | Full Review…

As an evocation of on-the-ground political reality, "The Final Year" is a a solid and often entertaining work in much the same wheelhouse as the durable political documentary

January 19, 2018 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

At least one viewer wept all the way through the credits.

January 19, 2018 | Full Review…

Call it Requiem for a Globalistic Dream.

January 19, 2018 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

Every big issue covered in the film can't possibly be done justice in 90 minutes, but even getting the broad strokes here offers more solid information than could be found on the nightly news ...

January 18, 2018 | Rating: B | Full Review…
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