Freakonomics the movie
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 13 Libraries 14 of 14 copies|
SummaryThe highly anticipated film version of the bestselling book about incentives-based thinking by renowned economists Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. Like the book, the film examines human behavior with provocative and sometimes hilarious case studies, bringing together a dream team of filmmakers responsible for some of the most acclaimed and entertaining documentaries in recent years.
Contents"A Roshanda by any other name" / written by Jeremy Chlinick & Morgan Spurlock ; directed by Morgan Spurlock
"Pure corruption" / written by Peter Bull & Alex Gibney ; directed by Alexa Gibney
"It's not always a wonderful life" / written and directed by Eugene Jarecki
"Can a ninth grader be bribed to succeed?" / written and directed by Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady.
-- Psychological aspects.
Economics -- Sociological aspects.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Los Angeles, CA :Magnolia Home Entertainment,2011
|Other Titles|| Freakonomics.
Spurlock, Morgan, 1970-
Ewing, Heidi E.
Levitt, Steven D. Freakonomics.
Dubner, Stephen J. Freakonomics.
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Rating: PG-13; for elements of violence, sexuality/nudity, drugs, and brief strong language.
In English; with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Based on the book by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner.
Special features: additional interviews with Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner; producers' commentary with Chris Romano, Dan O'Meara and Chad Troutwine; directors' commentary; HDNet: a look at Freakonomics.
DVD; region 1; widescreen 1.78: 1; 5.1 Dolby digital.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.