Multi-Millionaire Filmmaker Michael Moore Blasts 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle as a 'Coward'

| JAN 19, 2015 | 3:14 AM

It's a given that whenever there's a box office hit that praises America's real heroes rather than promotes progressive values, you're going to get blowback from the Hollywood crowd.

Now, documentary filmmaker Michael Moore has made it known to the world he isn't a fan of the box office smash hit, American Sniper.

To show his dismay for Kyle and all snipers alike, Moore took to Twitter:

It didn't take long for Twitter users to start firing back, defending Kyle:

Nathan Wurtzel went “scoreboard” on Moore:


Soopermexican also thought that American Sniper's huge success was grating on Moore:

IJReview's Sr. Managing Editor Kyle Becker weighed in:


Stephen Kruiser noted that there might be just a little bit of jealousy involved:

Dana Loesch pointed out how easy it is for Moore to make such disparaging comments:

Another commenter thought people shouldn't give Moore what he craves - attention:

But another Twitter user believes that it's important to stand up for the honor of slain heroes:

Maybe next time, Moore will think before he insults an honorable American hero like Chris Kyle. But he probably won't.