7.4/10
75
3 critic

Truth in Numbers? Everything, According to Wikipedia (2010)

Trailer
2:38 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

After viewing this provocative documentary, you will never look at Wikipedia the same way. Filmmakers Scott Glosserman and Nic Hill engagingly explore the history and cultural implications ... See full summary »
Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Four friends decide to spend their Spring Break at a ski resort. But, on their way back, they decide to take a short-cut. Off the road and now buried under over a ton of snow, they begin to realize they don't really know each other.

Director: Scott Glosserman
Stars: Tom Carey, Jason Cermak, Sam Duke
Comedy | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The next great psycho horror slasher has given a documentary crew exclusive access to his life as he plans his reign of terror over the sleepy town of Glen Echo.

Director: Scott Glosserman
Stars: Nathan Baesel, Angela Goethals, Zelda Rubinstein
Documentary | History | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A computer programmer becomes fascinated with the digital currency Bitcoin, and through his involvement in the Bitcoin community, we learn about the impending global impact of this amazing new technology.

Director: Nicholas Mross
Stars: Gavin Andresen, Brian Armstrong, Margaux Avedisian
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A documentary that looks to distinguish what's fact, fiction, legend, and otherwise as a camera crew trails Michael Moore while he tours with his film Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004).

Directors: Rick Caine, Debbie Melnyk
Stars: Michael Moore, Debbie Melnyk, Rick Caine
Comedy | Horror
Director: Scott Glosserman
Stars: Angela Goethals, Kane Hodder, Kate Miner
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself
...
Himself
Ed Chi ...
Himself
...
Himself
Dan Cohen ...
Himself
Ward Cunningham ...
Himself - Inventor of the Wiki
Len Downie ...
Himself - Executive Editor of The Washington Post
Susan Jacoby ...
Herself
Scott A. Jones ...
Himself - Chairman of Cha Cha; Chairman of GraceNotes
Brewster Kahle ...
Himself
Andrew Keen ...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
Lawrence Lessig ...
Himself
Andrew Lih ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

After viewing this provocative documentary, you will never look at Wikipedia the same way. Filmmakers Scott Glosserman and Nic Hill engagingly explore the history and cultural implications of one of the most traveled and referenced sites on the Internet. A whole range of opinion is expressed about the impact of Wikipedia on the archiving of learning, from interviews with founder Jimmy Wales to commentators suspicious of the site's supposed neutrality. The documentary delves into the EssJay controversy in which a Wikipedian made false claims about his academic credentials and the battle over journalist John Seigenthaler's inaccurate entry. Evenhandedly weaving multiple perspectives about the impact of Wikipedia, the film provokes a deeper conversation on how knowledge is formed and what future generations will learn about history and the world. Written by The Paley Center For Media

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Imagine a world where everyone had access to the sum of all human knowledge.

Genres:

Documentary

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 March 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Truth in Numbers: The Wikipedia Story  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The first documentary having comprehensive access to Wikipedia founder, Jimmy Wales, and the Wikimedia Foundation. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Cillian Murphy as the puzzle sphere? LegsForTheLame
Totally interesting bbcake

Contribute to This Page