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Author: Kathleen R GlynnHarvey WeinsteinBob WeinsteinMeghan O'HaraMichael MooreAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Weinstein Co. Home Entertainment : Distributed by Genius Products, LLC, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Special ed.; widescreen format (1.85:1)View all editions and formats
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Filmmaker Michael Moore critiques the American health care system, focusing especially on the HMOs, drug companies, and congressmen who profit from the status quo. Also includes an analysis of the health care systems in Canada, England, France and Cuba, where free universal health care is the norm.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen R Glynn; Harvey Weinstein; Bob Weinstein; Meghan O'Hara; Michael Moore; Weinstein Company.; Dog Eat Dog Films.; Weinstein Company Home Entertainment (Firm); Genius Products, Inc.
ISBN: 1594449023 9781594449024
OCLC Number: 165260873
Language Note: In English, with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Notes: "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container.
Special features (58 min.): 'Sicko' goes to Washington (9 min.); This country beats France (10 min.); Uniquely American (5 min.); What if you worked for G.E. in France? (3 min.); Sister Mary Fidel (1 min.); Who would Jesus deny? (6 min.); More with Mike & Tony Benn (16 min.); Interview gallery; A different kind of Hollywood premiere (3 min.); Alone without you (music video performed by The Nightwatchman, 3 min.); Theatrical trailer (2 min.); DVD credits.
Credits: Associate producer, Rehya Young ; line producer, Jennifer Latham ; editors, Dan Swietlik, Geoffrey Richman, Christopher Seward ; co-producer, Anne Moore ; original music, Erin O'Hara ; researchers, Stephanie Palumbo, Natalie Rose, Jane Sellen Edwards, George Zornick.
Performer(s): Michael Moore, narrator.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief strong language.
Description: 1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC region 1; Dolby digital.
Contents: Special features (58 min.): "'Sicko' goes to Washington" (9 min.); "This country beats France" (10 min.); "Uniquely American" (5 min.); "What if you worked for G.E. in France?" (3 min.); "Sister Mary Fidel" (1 min.); "Who would Jesus deny?" (6 min.); "More with Mike & Tony Benn" (16 min.); "A different kind of Hollywood premiere" (3 min.); "Alone without you" (music video performed by The Nightwatchman, aka Tom Morello, 3 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.).
Responsibility: Weinstein Company presents a Dog Eat Dog Films production ; executive producers, Kathleen Glynn, Harvey Weinstein, Bob Weinstein ; producer, Meghan O'Hara ; written, produced and directed by Michael Moore.
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Filmmaker Michael Moore critiques the American health care system, focusing especially on the HMOs, drug companies, and congressmen who profit from the status quo. Also includes an analysis of the health care systems in Canada, England, France and Cuba, where free universal health care is the norm.

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Review: 'Sicko' a tonic, even with flaws - by Tom Charity

by emetter (WorldCat user published 2009-08-27) Good Permalink

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