Cool It
Cool It (2010)

Climate catastrophe? Normal solar activity? The end of civilization as we know it? Cool It is based upon the book of the same name and lectures by Bjorn Lomborg, the controversial author of The Skeptical Environmentalist. Acclaimed… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Documentary
Release Date: March 29, 2011
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Jennie Punter
Globe and Mail

Jam-packed but never disorienting, Cool It will definitely get your head spinning.

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

It's been five years since Gore warned us that we only have 10 years to fix global warming -- hey, Al, my apartment is near the Hudson River. Wanna bet it's still above water in 2015?

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

Instead of getting wrapped up in fads and jumping on bandwagon, Lomborg offers solutions to the problems facing the world.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Blond, boyish and with an irrepressible faith in human adaptability, Mr. Lomborg is the anti-Gore.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

Some of it sounds, quite frankly, nuts. And a few of Lomborg's enemies have said as much. But throwing tons of money at the problem with little result? That also sounds kind of crazy.

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Jay Antani
Cinema Writer

That this documentary is solution-oriented rather than fear-oriented as so many recent ones...have been is itself a reason for touting it.

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Randy Cordova
Arizona Republic

It can be a little hard to digest so many ideas, especially in such rapid succession. The movie is never boring, but there may be some information overload for laymen in the audience.

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Betsy Sharkey
Los Angeles Times

By bringing in a diverse group of big thinkers to take part in a very animated, sometimes agitated, discussion, the filmmaker has succeeded in bringing what could have been a very dry mountain of data, theories and experimental research to vibrant life.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Common Sense Media

Controversial, but hopeful global warming documentary.

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