Food, Inc

DVD - 2009
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Food, Inc
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Lifts the veil on our nation's food industry, exposing how our nation's food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profits ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety of workers and our own environment. Reveals surprising - and often shocking truths - about what we eat, how it's produced and who we have become as a nation.

Published: [Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, c2009.
Branch Call Number: DVD 338.19 FOO
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (93 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.

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Mar 08, 2015
  • Razor289 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

An eye opening film.
a wake up call for the average Joe.Fast food is run by big corp.
The new nicotine for our arteries.
The production of corn has taken over the planet.
Many uses for it,ie. feed, corn syrup ,etc.
The steroids, pesticides, anti biotics are injested by almost everyone.
An engineering of food is the science today.
Many cases of diabetis is in our children today.. Hopefully will eat smarter..

Feb 02, 2015
  • Chapel_Hill_AmerB rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A thought provoking must see for anyone remotely interested in where their food really comes from. BTW, just because it's labelled as organic doesn't mean the animals are in any better predicament and more often than not, are part of the industrial feed lot industrial complex that has decimated huge swaths of water, land, and air.

Jul 25, 2014
  • seaxfamx rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

If you don't know this stuff already, this documentary will put you in the know.

Jun 23, 2014

Information on our food resources and quality is still authentic and reliable. You need to become health literate when chosing what you are eating.

Nov 26, 2013
  • hagrid46 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Outstanding documentary that should be required viewing for everyone that buys food ... okay that's almost all adults and many children and teens. Stunning portrayal of commerce over safety. Yes, it is American, but Canada has relinquished sovereignty over its food by pretty much following the FDA down the path of violation of food. So very, very sad. At the end we are reminded we have power to make a difference with every bite of food we eat and with every piece of food we buy.

Oct 20, 2013
  • DutchieRenske rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Very interesting documentary, good stuff to think about!

Oct 12, 2012
  • mistical rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

extremely informative, extremely well done. if you only watch one documentary, make it this one. now to make the switch to all organic...

Oct 03, 2012
  • kanukiki rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Greatest wake up call!

Aug 16, 2012
  • Tianna Willard rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

exposes how food gets from the farm to our plate i was already aware of the process but for someone who isn't could be an eye opener

May 17, 2012
  • AQUILEA777 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Greedy, corrupt, oppressive corporations control our food, torture animals, enslave farmers, and contaminate plant genes.

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Dec 02, 2011
  • gareichler rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

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Oct 29, 2011

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Dec 02, 2011
  • gareichler rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

This movie shows many of the horrors in America's food supply.

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