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Based on 6 Reviews
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fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 75
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    An impressive parade of scientists, meteorologists and grassroots activists assert that humanity is capable of adapting to a changing climate, building sustainable communities without sacrificing modern-day comforts and even reversing some of the damage already done. show more

  • 75
    William Arnold Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Does a solid job of dealing with the problem but with enough originality that it's not an exact duplication of the Gore film. show more

  • 70
    Laura Kern The New York Times

    A straightforward, quietly persuasive primer on the climate-change crisis. show more

  • 70

    A more diffuse and prettier case for global calamity that accents the positive and stresses the possibility of reversing the planet's headlong rush to extinction. show more

  • 60
    Los Angeles Times

    Unlike Gore's movie, which focused largely on what Americans had done to cause the problem and what they could do to fix it, The Great Warming treats global warming as a global issue. show more

  • 50
    Desson Thomson Washington Post

    How about a well-sustained argument for saving the planet instead of this round-robin approach? And where are those holdouts of humanity who believe humans shoulder no blame for carbon dioxide buildup? Let's hear from them, too, and draw our own conclusions. show more

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