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Main Title Freakonomics : the movie /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Troutwine, Chad.
Romano, Chris.
O'Meara, Dan.
Gibney, Alex.
Grady, Rachel.
Ewing, Heidi E.
Spurlock, Morgan,
Jarecki, Eugene.
Gordon, Seth.
Dubner, Stephen J.Freakonomics.
Levitt, Steven DFreakonomics.
Publisher Magnolia Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Mongrel Media,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 884843298
Subjects Economics--Psychological aspects ; Economics--Sociological aspects ; Documentary films ; Videodiscs ; Students--Rating of
Additional Subjects Dubner, Stephen J--Freakonomics--Film adaptations ; Levitt, Steven D--Freakonomics--Film adaptations
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  HB74.P8F74 2011 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/21/2018
Collation 1 videodisc (approximately 93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Based on the book by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner. DVD release of the 2010 motion picture. 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. Home use only.
Contents Notes
The highly anticipated film version of the phenomenally 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. Introduction and transitional segments written and directed by Seth Gordon ; "A roshanda by any other name" written by Jeremy Chilnick & Morgan Spurlock, directed by Morgan Spurlock ; "Pure corruption" written by Peter Bull & Alex Gibney, directed by Alex 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.