Food, Inc.
Food, Inc. (2009)

In "Food, Inc.," filmmaker Robert Kenner lifts the veil on our nation's food industry, exposing the highly mechanized underbelly that's been hidden from the American consumer with the consent of our government's… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: June 12, 2009
DVD Release Date: November 3, 2009
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Critic Score: 95% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An eye-opening expose of the modern food industry, Food, Inc. is both fascinating and terrifying, and essential viewing for any health-conscious citizen.

Ben Kenigsberg
Time Out

This is the kind of muckraking we should see more often.

Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

After you see what IBP is doing to cattle, what Tyson is doing to chickens, what farmers are doing to us and what Monsanto is doing to farmers in the new documentary Food, Inc., you may never eat again.

Dorothy Woodend
The Tyee (British Columbia)

As a film, it functions almost to snow you under with bits of little-examined, often unconnected ideas. The narrative is segmented into extremely short intervals, all helpfully introduced by inter-titles with cute plays on words.

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Tom Huddleston
Time Out

This solidly constructed documentary aims to do for food production what An Inconvenient Truth did for global warming.

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Amy Biancolli
San Francisco Chronicle

A mind-boggling, heart-rending, stomach-churning expose on the food industry.

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Neil Pond
American Profile

One word of caution: Eat before you see it. After it's over, the idea of a swing through the drive-thru might not be so appetizing.

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Cliff Doerksen
Chicago Reader

Smart, gripping, and untainted by the influence of Michael Moore.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

If you are what you eat, we are mostly genetically modified, poorly regulated, unhealthy meat byproducts generating profits for a few gargantuan corporations.

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Don Groves

A doco which could make you sick!

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Flixster Audience Score: 86% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
We are what we eat, and this is an informative documentary that exposes some disturbing - yet not exactly unknown - truths about the food industry in the USA… More
Sam Barnett
Important. Scary. Effective. Food, Inc. is a documentary that lives up to its hype. It has a very clear message: The food industry is bad, and then it goes on… More
Kevin M. Williams
A well constructed argument that criticises the food industry for its methods and the government for its lack of oversight. Prepare for jarring images of… More
Unknown Hobo
This documentary is one that has stayed with me after viewing it, unlike many of its kind. It documents the true cost of mass produced food and gives you, the… More
Raymond Wieser
In this documentary on the american food industry, you get an inside view at where your food comes from. Seeing what Monsanto does to the farmers, what IBP is… More
Pedro Holanda
<i>You'll never look at dinner the same way again </i> <b>Interesting</b> Like most documentaries; which I have become more fond… More