The Greatest Movie Ever Sold

(2011)

Genres: Comedy, Documentary

Review: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold

What our critics thought of The Greatest Movie Ever Sold

Christy Lemire
Morgan Spurlock is hugely enjoyable.

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Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
Too rushed and too thin.

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The Greatest Movie Ever Sold
Once, long ago, movie stars were trained to hold a can of beer or a pack of cigarettes in such a way that the brand could not be seen. Now when we notice a brand name in a movie, we think “product placement!” and get on with it. Names like the United Center and Staples Center may be so ingrained, we don't even think of airlines or office supplies stores any more. Wrigley Field wasn't named for a chewing gum but for a family. I wonder if fans will allow it to be branded? Nothing is sacred. Just look at the new name on Marshall Field's. …Read Full Review
Roger Ebert - Chicago Sun-Times - 04/21/2011