The Corporation (2003)


Mark Achbar



Mohandas K. Gandhi, V.I. Lenin, Martin Luther King, George W. Bush, Kofi Annan, King George VI


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

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