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Synopses & Reviews
Following on the heels of his Palm d'Or winning Fahrenheit 9/11 and his Oscar winning film Bowling for Columbine, acclaimed filmmaker Michael Moore's new documentary sets out to investigate the American healthcare system. Sticking to his tried-and-true one-man approach, Moore sheds light on the complicated medical affairs of individuals and local communities.
"An affecting and entertaining dissection of the American health care industry, showing how it benefits the few at the expense of the many." Variety
"This is essential viewing informative, corrosive, and even sometimes hilarious." Chicago Reader
"Sicko will scare people, and it probably should." San Francisco Chronicle
"This is the movie where Michael Moore gets a few Michael Moore haters off his back." Hollywood Reporter