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1 hr. 15 min.

Plot Summary
This documentary from Robert Greenwald argues that corporations have made a fortune from the Iraq War. After purchasing influence in the halls of Congress, private interests such as Halliburton have been awarded lucrative no-bid contracts. Meanwhile, on the ground, these corporations employ questionable practices that endanger the lives of both American soldiers and Iraqis. The film asks the question, when war becomes a business, what incentive is there to end it?

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Director: Robert Greenwald

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Brave New Films

Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers (2006)

Release Date: September 8th, 2006|1 hr. 15 min.

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  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    There's no objectivity in this film -- Greenwald's goal is not to offer balanced coverage but to roil the waters. show more

  • 60
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Suffers from the same occasionally heavy-handed style as its predecessors, it offers a credible indictment against the large corporations currently enjoying windfall profits thanks to the Iraq war. show more

  • 88
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    It's carefully researched, and it's crucial to fully understanding the Iraqi/American enterprise. show more

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