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"Doctored" is director Bobby Sheehan and producer Jeff Hays' entry into the emerging genre of health focused feature documentaries and follows both patients and health care providers struggling within a broken health care system. The story begins with the AMA's attack on their non-drug providing rivals, the chiropractic profession. Interviews and historical footage expose the AMA's clandestine campaign to eliminate chiropractic services, which culminates in a 15 year legal battle known as the Wilk case. Sheehan uses this story, and the following stories of patients… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57%

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"Though it's mostly one-sided and sometimes plays like a commercial for the alternative medical community, "Doctored" makes a cogent case for real cooperation between Western medicine and less traditional protocols."
‑ Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times
"When corporations and organizations put money before people - and they do - everyone should wake up and pay attention. Doctored is a thought-provoking call to arms on that front."
‑ Mike McGranaghan, Aisle Seat
"Bobby Sheehan doesn't just squander his objectivity, he drowns it out with bleating strings."
‑ Calum Marsh, Slant Magazine
"Mr. Sheehan seems to forget the primary documentarian directive: First, do no harm to your main argument."
‑ Daniel M. Gold, New York Times
"Doctored offers no fix for the problems it identifies, beyond a visit to your local chiropractor."
‑ Maria Garcia, Film Journal International
"Sheehan largely omits the voices of skeptics, resulting in a considerable-but possibly overdue-slant in favor of chiropractors."
‑ Chris Packham, Village Voice
"A hard-hitting attack on the medical establishment and the pharmaceutical industry's continuing attacks on alternative therapies."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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