Health Movies

A selection of Movies/Documentaries, you HAVE TO watch
View:
Log in to copy items to your own lists.
1.
Hungry for Change (2012 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
HUNGRY FOR CHANGE exposes shocking secrets the diet, weight loss and food industries don't want you... (89 mins.)
 
2.
Food Matters (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Food Matter examines how the food we eat can help or hurt our health. Nutritionists, naturopaths, doctors, and journalists weigh in on topics organic food, food safety, raw foodism, and nutritional therapy. (80 mins.)
 
3.
Forks Over Knives (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting our present menu of animal-based and processed foods. (96 mins.)
Director: Lee Fulkerson
 
4.
Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead (2010 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
100 pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe... (97 mins.)
 
5.
Food, Inc. (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Kenner
 
6.
Earthlings (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, Earthlings chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on animals for profit. (95 mins.)
Director: Shaun Monson
 
7.
The Gerson Miracle (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In 1928, Dr. Max Gerson, a German-Jewish researcher, stumbled upon a therapy that claims to have cured... (91 mins.)
 
8.
The Future of Food (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
THE FUTURE OF FOOD offers an in-depth investigation into the disturbing truth behind the unlabeled, patented, genetically engineered foods that have quietly filled grocery store shelves for the past decade. (88 mins.)
Director: Deborah Garcia
 
9.
Fast Food Nation (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
An ensemble piece examining the health risks involved in the fast food industry and its environmental and social consequences as well. (116 mins.)
 
10.
Dying to Have Known (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Master filmmaker Steve Kroschel, intrigued by a stunning statement from his last documentary, sets out... (80 mins.)
Director: Steve Kroschel
 
11.
Tapped (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Examines the role of the bottled water industry and its effects on our health, climate change, pollution, and our reliance on oil. (76 mins.)
 
12.
The Beautiful Truth (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A troubled 15-year-old boy attempting to cope with the recent death of his mother sets out to research Dr... (92 mins.)
Director: Steve Kroschel
 
13.
Simply Raw: Reversing Diabetes in 30 Days. (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The movie follows a couple of diabetes patients quest to overcome the disease by going on a raw vegetable diet. (88 mins.)
Director: Aiyana Elliott
 
14.
Sweet Misery: A Poisoned World (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Narrator Cori Brackett had a strange cause-and-effect experience with the diet cokes she was drinking... (90 mins.)
 
15.
All Jacked Up (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
All Jacked Up peers into the real lives of four typical teenagers as they are urged to face up to the ongoing manipulation of their generation by big food manufacturers as their parents, schools, and government stand idly by. (110 mins.)
Director: Jennifer Mattox
 
16.
Super Size Me (2004 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
While examining the influence of the fast food industry, Morgan Spurlock personally explores the consequences on his health of a diet of solely McDonald's food for one month. (100 mins.)
Director: Morgan Spurlock
 
17.
Vegucated (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Vegucated is a guerrilla-style documentary that follows three meat- and cheese-loving New Yorkers who... (76 mins.)
 
18.
Got the Facts on Milk? (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A comical fast paced feature documentary, that questions the health benefits of milk.
Director: Shira Lane