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Maxed Out

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


Per its title, James D. Scurlock's virulently angry muckraking documentary Maxed Out examines the many problems associated with escalating U.S. consumer debt. Scurlock 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...more

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65 out of 100 Metascore®

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