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The End of Poverty?

2008 Rated NR 1hr 46m

Exploring the history of poverty in developing countries, filmmaker Philippe Diaz contends that today's economic inequities arose as a result of colonization, military conquest and slavery, with wealthier countries seizing the resources of the poor. Narrated by Martin Sheen, this absorbing documentary includes interviews with numerous historians, economists and sociologists who shed light on the ongoing conditions that contribute to poverty.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1


English, French, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: PCM Stereo, French: PCM Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; deleted scenes; photo gallery; bonus interviews; PSAs.