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Who Killed the Electric Car?

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Who Killed the Electric Car?

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
92 minutes
Limited Release Date:
06/28/06
director:
Chris Paine
distributor:
Sony Pictures Classics
author:
Chris Paine
genre:
Documentary

We gave it an A-

You can guess the theme (environmental innovation squelched by oil profits), but the true story of how GM destroyed hundreds of electric cars that were already on the road is a profoundly un-American tale of progress turned back on itself.