About the film
civil war journalism militia illegal immigration politics
The Second Civil War
Release Date: March 15, 1997
|Slogan||:||«A very uncivil comedy»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Comedy, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||HBO, Baltimore Pictures|
When a planeload of Pakistani orphans are shipped to his state for permanent relocation, the governor of Idaho defies the president and closes the state's border. News Net Television, a cable news program that makes hay by reporting on political scandals, quickly spins the racist act into an overnight media sensation, creating a divide in national opinion over the issue.