• Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead (2011)

Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead

Release Date: April 1st, 2011

DVD Release Date: October 11th, 2011

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

Morbidly obese and stricken with an autoimmune disease, a man endeavors to drink only fruit and vegetable juice for 60 days in an effort to lose weight and reclaim his health.

Cast: Phil Staples

Director: Joe Cross

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Us & Us Media

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Jeannette CatsoulisThe New York Times

    Fat, Sick may be no great shakes as a movie, but as an ad for Mr. Cross's wellness program its now-healthy heart is in the right place. show more

  • 70
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    For all its aesthetic deficiencies and self-promotional aspects, it at least provides a valuable and important message. show more

  • 60
    Nick SchagerTime Out

    A gonzo, if somewhat gimmicky, approach to advocating healthy living; it's like Super Size Me in reverse. show more

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