Michael Moore, director of "Fahrenheit 9/11," the highest grossing documentary of all time, sets his sights on the American healthcare system and the corruption within.
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Michael Moore, director of Fahrenheit 9/11, the highest grossing documentary of all time, sets his sights on the American healthcare system and the corruption within.Read More
SiCKO was released June 22nd, 2007.Read More
SiCKO, Michael Moore's highly acclaimed and entertaining expose of the American health care system, captivated audiences across the country earning $4.5 million on just 441 screens, for the second highest opening weekend of all time for a documentary, next to Moore's previous film Fahrenheit 9/11. The weekend grosses more than doubled the projected box office revenues projected by NRG. The announcement was made today by Harvey Weinstein, co-chairman of The Weinstein Company.
SiCKO's record breaking opening and robust per screen average of just over $10,200 placed it among the top 10 films at the box office this weekend alongside the big-budgeted Live Free or Die Hard and Ratatouille. SiCKO achieved the third highest per screen of the weekend.Read More
Movie PictureLionsgate and The Weinsein Co. has provided us with the production notes for Michael Moore's latest documentary, SiCKO, which arrives in theatres this weekend.
Moore, director of Fahrenheit 9/11, the highest grossing documentary of all time, sets his sights on the American healthcare system and the corruption within.Read More
Even the haters agree this film is genius!
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Sicko will open next week in 300-400 locations. Harvey Weinstein plans on taking a cue from Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth, which kept the issue of global warming alive throughout its platform run. Expect to hear a lot about Health Care this summer in relation to this new film.
Sicko opens wide on June 29th, 2007.Read More
This innovative campaign will enable millions of Americans including employees at leading HMOs, insurance companies and hospitals to see a sneak peak of Michael Moore's acclaimed documentary that explores and examines their industry's role in our nation's troubled health care system.
After detailing just how the system got into such a mess (the short answer: profits and Nixon), we are whisked around the world, visiting countries including Canada, Great Britain and France, where all citizens receive free medical benefits. Finally, Moore gathers a group of 9/11 heroes - rescue workers now suffering from debilitating illnesses who have been denied medical attention in the US. He takes them to a most unexpected place, and in addition to finally receiving care, they also engage in some unexpected diplomacy.Read More