"Not since 'Waterworld' has $100 million been spent so poorly in California," DGA head Nathan Daschle said in a statement.
OUCH. Perhaps even more so because Costner — who has repeatedly insisted the film was under-appreciated by, well, everyone — supports Democrats. According to campaign finance records, Costner contributed to Al Gore and John Kerry, among others. In he final weeks of the '08 campaign, he stumped for Barack Obama in Colorado.
Helpful note for Democrats the next time: Stick to movies starring Kelsey Grammer.
- Meg Whitman
- Kevin Costner
- John Kerry
- Al Gore