Startup.com
Startup.com (2001)

A look at a real-life start-up GovWorks, a group of young internet entrepreneurs who are seeking to raise capital in New York's Silicon Alley and investment communities for an Internet site that will facilitate users' interface with… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 18, 2001
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Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
92%
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User Score
73%



Critic Score: 92% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Startup.com is more than just a look at the rise and fall of the new economy. At its center is a friendship being tested to the limit, and that's what makes it worth viewing.

Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

Too short of detail to really serve as an object lesson to those who follow in their footsteps.

Rita Kempley
Washington Post

Astute and entertaining.

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John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

puts a definitive face on this brief blip in business history

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Richard Schickel
TIME Magazine

The pain and puzzlement of its principals as things inexorably fall apart is palpable and saddening.

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Susan Stark
Detroit News

Startup.com humanizes the dot-com goldrush that in the last few years has left a handful of millionaires and hundreds of go-for-broke paupers in its wake.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Documentary best for teens interested in business.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

Talk about your fabulous story arcs.

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Terry Lawson
Detroit Free Press

The best movies, it's often said, are happy accidents. Startup.com proves the dictum while being smart and responsive enough to react to the impending train wreck.

Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

A compelling and important document of the 'Net's boom and (still-continuing) bust period.

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
Ken Stachnik
As someone who grew up in Silicon Valley...this movie hits real close to home.
Christopher Brown
In terms of it's historical value, this documentary is very good in documenting the whole startup boom, unfortunately I just couldn't keep that… More
Wu Chouin
Good doc.

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