• Released
  • September 7, 2012
  • R , 1 hr 46 min
  • Suspense/Thriller
  • 110 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: A former ad executive uncovers a global conspiracy to trigger unbridled consumerism.

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Critic Ratings

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The New York Times

This fantastical fable takes aim at marketing itself with an intriguing if tendentious narrative.
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40

Variety

By Ronnie Scheib
This messy amalgam of mysticism, romance, satire, social criticism and cartoonish f/x seems destined for discount DVD bins.
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30

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
To borrow a hamburger chain's refrain, not lovin' it.
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20

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
The film is an ingenious, deranged, bloated, and just plain batshit crazy riff on advertising and the mad men and women it creates and/or...
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16

The Playlist

By Drew Taylor
Whatever Branded is selling, we aren't buying.
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0

Village Voice

By Michael Atkinson
Branded has ideas, but unfortunately, the ideas are reeking batshit nuts, especially once the cheaply animated "brand" monsters, which...
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Rated R | For Language and Some Sexual Content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Bizarre, unsettling, futuristic satire about advertising.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF