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Spurlock, Morgan

Summary: Presents both a humorous and seriously critical examination of America's seduction by fast foods and the resulting health effects.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 614.5 Spurl

Spurlock, Morgan

Summary: Can man live on fast food alone? Morgan Spurlock tried to do just that. For thirty days, he ate nothing but three "squares" a day from McDonald's as part of an investigation into the effects of fast food on American health. The resulting documentary film, Super Size Me, won him resounding applause and a worldwide release that broke box-office records. Audiences were captivated by his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 614.5 SPU

Spurlock, Morgan

Summary: Do you dare find out what's happening behind the counters of your neighborhood fast-food joint? Then grab a bucket and dive into one of the creepiest graphic novels of the year! Supersized: Strange Tales from a Fast-Food Culture is an entertaining-and at times gut-wrenching-series of stories focusing on America's ubiquitous and potentially destructive fast-food culture. A perfect companion to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse 2007

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Summary: A portrait of life in the trenches of the most honorable and frustrating profession there is: teaching.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Arts Alliance America 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY CHA

Summary: ""Raw For Life " is an A-to-Z encyclopedia of Raw Food, perfect for beginners and Raw Food enthusiasts. This two-disc DVD inspires people with the Raw Food philosophy, the wisdom of eating a raw food diet, important medical facts and nutritional information."--Website.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Raw for Thirty LLC 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.263 RAW

Summary: Spurlocks social experiment in fast food gastronomy sees him attempting to subsist uniquely on food from McDonald's menu for an entire month. He also examines the corporate giant's role in contributing to America's obesity epidemic.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Samuel Goldwyn Films, LLC 2004

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Summary: An irreverent look at obesity in America and one of its sources - fast food corporations.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Hart Sharp Video 2004

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2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC SUP

Summary: The highly anticipated film version of the phenomenally bestselling book about incentives-based thinking by renowned economists Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. Like the book, the film examines human behavior with provocative and sometimes hilarious case studies, bringing together a dream team of filmmakers responsible for some of the most acclaimed and entertaining documentaries in recent years.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Magnolia Home Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FRE

Wood, Brian

Summary: Conclusion of the series about Matty Roth, aspiring photojournalist, who continues his to report on the struggle of the civilians caught in this no-man's-land during the Second American Civil War. Nothing will be the same again because the unimaginable can indeed happen on American soil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vertigo/DC Comics 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 WOO

Summary: Documents the largest consumer hoax the Czech Republic has ever seen. Filip Remunda and Vit Klusack, two of Eastern Europe's most promising young documentary filmmakers, set out to explore the psychological and manipulative powers of consumerism by creating an ad campaign for a super store that didn't exist.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Arts Alliance America 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF CZE

Summary: Morgan Spurlock brings a comedic documentary about branding, advertising, and product placement that is financed and made possible by brands, advertising, and product placement. Special features: commentary, featurettes, and more.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC GRE

Summary: Follows a group of U.S. soldiers as they create new lives post-Iraq from a Congressional candidate in Buffalo to a cage fighter in Louisiana, set against the backdrop of the 2008 election.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Virgil Films & Entertainment 2011

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC HOW
1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC HOW

Summary: "Simply raw: reversing diabetes in 30 days, chronicles six Americans with diabetes who switch to a diet consisting entirely of vegan, organic, live, raw foods in order to reverse diabetes naturally. The participants are challenged to give up meat, dairy, sugar, alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, soda, junk food, fast food, processed food, packaged food, and even cooked food--as well as go without...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Raw for Thirty LLC 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.263 SIM

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