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Tapped (2009)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 31 July 2009 (USA)
Examines the role of the bottled water industry and its effects on our health, climate change, pollution, and our reliance on oil.

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Stephanie Soechtig, Jason Lindsey (co-director)
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Credited cast:
Sally Bethea Sally Bethea ... Herself
Earl Blumenauer Earl Blumenauer ... Himself
Amanda Brown Amanda Brown ... Herself
Eugene Brown Eugene Brown ... Himself
Robert Bullard Robert Bullard ... Himself
Suzie Canales Suzie Canales ... Herself
Ruth Caplan Ruth Caplan ... Herself
Howard Dearborn ... Himself
Joe Doss Joe Doss ... Himself
Emily Fletcher Emily Fletcher ... Herself
Shirley Franklin Shirley Franklin ... Herself
Wenonah Hauter ... Herself
Mike Herndon Mike Herndon ... Himself
Jane Houlihan Jane Houlihan ... Herself
Melissa Jarrell Melissa Jarrell ... Herself
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Examines the role of the bottled water industry and its effects on our health, climate change, pollution, and our reliance on oil.

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Charles Moore: If you eliminate the scourge of bottled water, you'll be eliminating one of the biggest problems facing our environment.
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A vital movie everyone should watch.
16 August 2010 | by whirling-darknessSee all my reviews

I finished watching this movie less than an hour ago and I'm deeply touched by the information presented in it. The documentary is well structured and presents an overwhelming amount of evidence which will change the way anyone thinks about bottled and municipal water. Both the "manufacture" of the water itself, and also where the bottles come from, where they go after use and how they influence our lives while they're with us. I see this movie has only had one review and a few votes since it came on this site. That is a crying shame because this movie needs to be seen by every single person alive. The willful absence of major companies such as Coke, Pepsi and Nestle is extremely telling in light of all the material presented. One can only hope that the small voice of this film will be heard over the huge booming commercial machine that these and other companies represent in the popular media. If you haven't seen this movie, simply watch it. It's that good and the information is something everyone should know.


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