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Super size me / Roadside Attractions, Samuel Goldwyn Films and Showtime Independent Films present a production by the Con in association with Studio-On-Hudson ; a film by Morgan Spurlock ; producer, Morgan Spurlock ; writer, Morgan Spurlock ; directed by Morgan Spurlock.

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  • Publisher: New York : Hart Sharp Video : [2006]

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General Note: A downloadable video file.
Title from: Title details screen (viewed on September 22, 2006).
Runtime: 99 min.
Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by OverDrive; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Art director, Joe the Artist ; editor, Stela Georgieva, Julie Bob Lombardi ; music, steve Horowitz, Michael Parrish, Doug Ray.
Participant or Performer Note: Daryl Isaacs, Morgan Spurlock, Bridget Bennett, Lisa Ganjhu, Alexandra Jamieson, Stephen Siegel.
Summary, etc.: Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock embarks on a journey to find out if fast food is making Americans fat. For 30 days he can't eat or drink anything that isn't on McDonald's menu; he must eat three square meals a day, he must eat everything on the menu at least once and supersize his meal if asked. He treks across the country interviewing a host of experts on fast food and a number of regular folk while downing McDonald's to try and find out why 37% of American are now overweight. Spurlock's grueling diet spirals him into a metamorphosis that will make you think twice about picking up another Big Mac.
Additional Physical Form available Note: Also issued on DVD.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OverDrive Media Console 2.0 or later (file size: 511939 KB).
Subject: Nutritionally induced diseases.
Convenience foods.
McDonald's Corporation.
Fast food restaurants.
Food habits.
Genre: Documentary films.
Downloadable video collection.

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