Super Size Me
Super Size Me
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Super Size Me

While examining the influence of the fast food industry, Morgan Spurlock personally explores the consequences on his health of a diet of solely McDona...ld's food for one month. Show More


nce. The film follows Spurlock on his journey as he documents the effects of this fast food diet on his physical and mental health.

Throughout the thirty days, Spurlock experiences a variety of negative side effects, including rapid weight gain, high cholesterol levels, and mood swings. He also visits various healthcare professionals who express concerns about the impact this diet is having on his body.

Super Size Me not only explores the personal effects of a fast food diet, but also delves into the larger issue of fast food consumption in America. The film provides statistics and interviews with experts to highlight the alarming rates of obesity and related health problems in the country.

In addition to analyzing the impact on Spurlock's health, the documentary also examines the fast food industry's marketing tactics and their influence on consumers, particularly children. It raises questions about personal responsibility and the role of corporations in promoting unhealthy choices.

Super Size Me is a thought-provoking and eye-opening documentary that sheds light on the potential dangers of a fast food diet. It offers an insightful critique of the American fast food industry and encourages viewers to reconsider their own eating habits.

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Release Date:

11 Jun 2004


Morgan Spurlock


Nominated for 1 Oscar. 7 wins & 13 nominations total