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PG-13| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
This documentary presents the pervasive use of steroids in sports as an indication of the American obsession with winning at all costs. The Bell brothers have been sucked into the world of performance-enhancing drugs, thinking this is their ticket to realizing the American dream. Interviews with politicians, doctors, bodybuilders and coaches raise the question: Do the ends really justify the means? Because in the mad dash to win, an entire culture may be poised to lose.

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Director: Christopher Bell

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Magnolia Pictures

Bigger, Stronger, Faster (2008)

Release Date: May 30th, 2008|1 hr. 45 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    A smart, funny and edifying documentary. show more

  • 80
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Entertaining, smart and snappy, this terrific doc, a Sundance favorite, digs into the country's use of steroids and how it affects sports, pop culture and the self-image of young men. show more

  • 80
    Richard James Havis The Hollywood Reporter

    This everything-but-the-kitchen-sink approach not only makes for pacey entertainment, it also allows director Christopher Bell to delve deep into the matter at hand. show more

  • June 02, 2008 mgbmgmt
    Report This User

    A fantastic documentary. Exceptionally done.A truly informative and entertaining piece of film making.

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