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Plot Summary
An investigation reveals vast underachievement by the U.S. educational system.

Cast: Bob Bowdon

Director: Bob Bowdon

Genres: Documentary

The Cartel (2009)

Release Date: October 9th, 2009

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  • 25
    San Francisco Chronicle

    It's all talking heads, clanging music, substandard graphics, long scans of Web-page headlines and Bowdon's heavily cadenced voiceovers. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    The Cartel does what good reporters are supposed to do: follow the money. show more

  • 88
    Kyle Smith New York Post

    Few documentaries have covered such an important matter so convincingly and with such clarity. When it comes to public education, we are all New Jerseyans. show more

  • April 28, 2010 jjshaloam
    Report This User

    An excellent, must-see movie for anyone with kids in public schools.

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