The heavy-handed, supposed nonfiction feature "8: The Mormon Proposition" makes Moore and his movie and television works look "subtle" by comparison.
In fact, it even makes them look less like the filmed propaganda they are.
But the biggest problem with the film is not just that it's so one-sided, it's that "8" is so inept and ineffective in terms of storytelling.
It's as if the filmmakers went into the project without a specific direction, aside from making an obvious statement. The resulting movie feels rambling and unfocused.