Casablanca, it should be pointed out, was ranked by the American Film Institute as the third greatest film ever.
Switching into film critic mode, he gushed, "Want to understand Iraq and how we got there? Want a real look at the Bush White House and how they got us there? Want to see on the big screen what our nightly fights here are all about? Go see this movie."
The Hardball host touted the real life Plame as a "hero." In his editorial and in the interview with Wilson, Matthews mostly ignored the film's inaccuracies and showcased it as fact. (See The Daily Caller for a breakdown of five of the film's myths.)