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Who Killed the Electric Car?

Release Date: June 28th, 2006

PG|1 hr. 32 min.

Plot Summary
Following a strict mandate on air emissions in California, General Motors launches the EV-1 in 1997. It is an electric automobile that requires no gas, oil, muffler or brake changes and is, seemingly, the world's first perfect car. Yet six years later, GM recalls and destroys the EV-1 fleet. Filmmaker Chris Paine examines the birth and death of a revolutionary vehicle.

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Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

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