The Corporation (2003)

Directors:

Mark Achbar

Writers:

Actors:

Martin Luther King, George W. Bush, Kofi Annan, King George VI, Benito Mussolini, Nelson Mandela

Synopsis:

Since the late 18th century American legal decision that the business corporation organizational model is legally a person, it has become a dominant economic, political and social force around the globe. This film takes an in-depth psychological examination of the organization model through various case studies. What the study illustrates is that in the its behaviour, this type of "person" typically acts like a dangerously destructive psychopath without conscience. Furthermore, we see the profou...
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The Corporation (2003)

Corporations are a form of business association. I find films that attempt to vilify concepts or certain structures have a very high standard of proof to meet; Most fail. Those who made this film could have saved everyone time with one sentence: bad actions should be punished.
June 24, 2013
94

The Corporation (2003)

Slick, effective, informative and more than occasionally shocking. In many ways The Corporation is a well produced cipher to allow the easy appreciation the gravity of decisions being made on our watch. Required viewing in the time of Citizens United, and Koyoto.
January 5, 2012