• Food, Inc. (2009)

Food, Inc.

Release Date: June 12th, 2009

DVD Release Date: November 3rd, 2009

PG |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Documentary filmmaker Robert Kenner examines how mammoth corporations have taken over all aspects of the food chain in the United States, from the farms where our food is grown to the chain restaurants and supermarkets where it's sold. Narrated by author and activist Eric Schlosser, the film features interviews with average Americans about their dietary habits, commentary from food experts like Michael Pollan and unsettling footage shot inside large-scale animal processing plants.

Director: Robert Kenner

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Magnolia Pictures

Keywords: Gripping, 2000s, Mother, Office

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    San Francisco Chronicle

    A mind-boggling, heart-rending, stomach-churning expose on the food industry. show more

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    No question, watching this film is a tough go. Horror films cause less seat-squirming. show more

  • 100
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    It's not a pretty picture. But Food, Inc. is an essential one. show more

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