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Freakonomics

The nonfiction bestseller about the unexpected side of economics and its impact on everyday life becomes this documentary compendium of shorts from several acclaimed filmmakers examining human behavior from the perspective of incentives. Included are eye-opening views of sumo wrestling, the low-crime statistics of the early '90s, and the surprising effect of offering cash for high grades to struggling students.

Written by: Peter Bull

Directed by: Heidi Ewing

Directed by: Alex Gibney

Directed by: Seth Gordon

Directed by: Rachel Grady

Directed by: Eugene Jarecki

Directed by: Morgan Spurlock

Duration: 93 mins

Genre: Documentary

Advisories: Adult Language, Adult Content, Mild Violence

Rating: PG13

Audio Format: Dolby Digital 5.1, English/Spanish, Stereo

Video Format: HDTV, Closed Captioning

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