King Corn film Product Information
|Category||Docudrama DVDs, Music Video Movies, Documentary Videos, Media Arts, Farms|
|Co-Producer||Ian Cheney, Curt Ellis|
|Composer||Spencer Chakedis, Bo Ramsey, WoWz|
|Director of Photography||Ian Cheney, Sam Cullman, Aaron Woolf|
|Featured||Ian Cheney, Curt Ellis|
King Corn movie was released Apr 29, 2008 by the New Video Group, Inc. studio. Standard Screen; Soundtrack English
King Corn review Product Description
In this crowd-pleasing documentary, two college friends decide to explore the origins of the food on their plates the hard way: by growing it themselves. King Corn video After discovering the prevalence of corn in the American diet (thanks largely to corn syrup and meat raised on corn), Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis attempt to raise their own crop in rural Iowa. ...See Full Description
King Corn movie Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||7747694|
|Studio||New Video Group, Inc.|
|Release Date||Apr 29, 2008|
|Running Time||90 Minutes|
King Corn DVD Features
Engrossing and eye-opening, KING CORN is a fun and crusading journey into the digestive tract of our fast food nation where one ultra-industrial, pesticide-laden, heavily-subsidized commodity dominates the food pyramid from top to bottom - corn. Fueled by curiosity and a dash of naiveté, college buddies Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis return to their ancestral home of Greene, Iowa to figure out how a modest kernel conquered America.
With the help of some real farmers, oodles of fertilizer and government aid, and some genetically modified seeds, the friends manage to grow one acre of corn. Along the way, they unlock the hilarious absurdities and scary but hidden truths about America's modern food system.
"A graceful and frequently humorous film that captures the idiosyncrasies of its characters and never hectors" (Salon), KING CORN shows how - and why - whenever you eat a hamburger or drink a soda, you're really consuming - corn.
Source: New Video Group, Inc.
Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.78
Full Frame - 1.33
(Unspecified) - English
Additional Release Material:
Deleted Scenes (3)
Behind the Scenes: The Intern Opening
1. The King Corn in the Corn Belt Tour
2. The Lost Lectures
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