Super Size Me Synopsis
Man tries to prove point on obesity in America, and the growth of it from fast food chains.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
A deliciously amusing socio-culinary prank.
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88

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Clearly an important film, if only for such disheartening reminders that a McDonald's salad with ranch dressing has more calories than a Big...
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88

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
I don't usually make recommendations of this kind, but if you or your kids have gone to a burger joint in the last few weeks, you really do...
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
A movie every American should see, although parts of it are close to unwatchable - notably an operating room sequence in which a pair of...
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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Riveting and darkly comic Super Size Me is a whip-smart documentary.
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88

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
It’s one of the blackest comedies to hit the screen since Dr. Strangelove. Spurlock proves himself a supersize talent; he makes you...
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88

Chicago Tribune

By Mark Caro
The movie is zippy, laugh-out-loud funny, persuasive and at times horrifying, as Spurlock undergoes his unpleasant changes with good humor...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
A cautionary tale as well as an expose on the power of the American fast-food industry. That the documentary comes across as more than a...
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75

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Super Size Me produces more laughs than a man's gastrointestinal distress should.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

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The results are as entertaining as they are sobering.
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insightful

By redyeah
this movie made a point and that's more than most movies do....

What an Idiot

By devlin85
This moron who is a hardcore vegan goes from his set lifestyle to eating twice what I would eat as a normal meal at McDonalds starts puking and getting sick and then says "see how bad this is for...

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Rated PG-13 | For Language, Graphic Medical Procedure and Sex and Drug References
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 13 & under Fascinating documentary on American fast food.
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