• An Inconvenient Truth (2006)

An Inconvenient Truth

Release Date: 2006

DVD Release Date: November 21st, 2006

PG |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for immediate action to curb its destructive effects on the environment.

Cast: Al Gore

Director: Davis Guggenheim

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Participant Prods.

Keywords: Inspiring , Quest , 2000s , Engaging , Fascinating , Transformation ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    The film succeeds powerfully, even though it's short on practical solutions, makes some questionable statements of fact and, given Gore's current ambiguous position in public life, requires a tighter focus on the message than on the messenger.

  • 88
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    A disarming, funny and animated Al Gore, once a robot among presidential candidates, proves himself a rock star among environmental activists. show more

  • 50
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    The documentary is an act of political activism. Guggenheim and his politically conscious producers, Laurie David, Lawrence Bender and Scott Z. Burns, have no interest in either challenging Gore's viewpoint or giving opposing opinions equal time. The film is simply a conduit for Gore's message. show more

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