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Maxed Out

  • Release Date: Mar 09, 2007
  • Rated:
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 30 min.
  • Genres: Art House/Foreign, Documentary
  • Director:James D. Scurlock

Synopsis

Per its title, [[Performer~P405384~James D. Scurlock~jamesdscurlock]]'s virulently angry muckraking documentary Maxed Out examines the many problems associated with escalating U.S. consumer debt. [[Performer~P405384~Scurlock~jamesdscurlock]] places his weightiest emphasis on the ends of the spectrum rooted in extreme evil (read: abuse) -- such as the capital lenders who wheedle poor farm families into assuming unmanageable loans and college students into placing massive amounts on credit cards. He also...more

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4.0

65 out of 100 Metascore®

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