Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers
Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers (2006)

Join documentary filmmaker Robert Greenwald (Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price, Outfoxed) in assessing the damage done to average Americans when corporations decide to wage war. For critics of the current administration, the connection… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 8, 2006
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2006
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David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture

In 75 harrowing minutes, Greenwald spells out why the war has been, for this administration and its friends, a windfall no matter which side claims victory and how many Americans and Iraqi civilians die.

Walter V. Addiego
San Francisco Chronicle

Greenwald is skillful enough to spark a fresh sense of outrage.

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Prairie Miller
WBAI Web Radio

Legalized war profiteers make a killing.

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Andrew O'Hehir

If Greenwald can sneak this onto the air in place of this week's Desperate Housewives, we might start to see some changes around here.

Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

... Iraq for Sale has an us-versus-them sensibility that's extremely effective.

Louis Proyect

Well-researched, hair-raising investigation of capitalist thievery in Iraq at the expense of the American tax-payer, the GI's and the Iraqi people.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

A credible indictment against corporations currently enjoying windfall profits thanks to the Iraq war.

Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times

Whatever you might think about the centrality of the profit motive to our society, what's going on in Iraq is going to give you pause.

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Companheiro temático do excelente Shadow Company, o filme expõe de forma articulada a ganância pavorosa das grandes corporações, que não hesitam em sacrificar vidas e roubar o povo norte-americano com a cumplicidade do próprio governo.

Flixster Audience Score: 85% Flixster User Reviews
Sarah Prisbylla
This movie should make you angry no matter what your political affiliation. It got a lot better towards the end...

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