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POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold

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Morgan Spurlock, POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold | MANE 'N TAIL Morgan Spurlock in POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold
Daniel Marracino

POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
90 minutes
Limited Release Date:
04/22/11
performer:
Morgan Spurlock
director:
Morgan Spurlock
distributor:
Sony Pictures Classics
author:
Morgan Spurlock
genre:
Comedy, Documentary

We gave it a B-

The crass commercial title is the pièce de résistance rigged by performance artist/filmmaker Morgan Spurlock (Super Size Me): His rowdy, toothless, superficially informative meta-documentary chronicles his pursuit of sponsors to finance his documentary about pursuing sponsors to illustrate the pervasive everyday intrusion of branding, advertising, and corporate sponsorship in our lives. Always the smooth showman, Spurlock avoids answering his own question: Is he selling out or buying in? B?

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