An Inconvenient Truth (2006)

PG  |   |  Documentary


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Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for immediate action to curb its destructive effects on the environment.


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Trivia

In the documentary, Al Gore states the United States is one of two industrialized countries not to ratify the Kyoto Protocol, the other being Australia. On December 3, 2007 (inauguration day), more than a year after the documentary was released, the new ... ...


Quotes

Al Gore: You look at that river gently flowing by. You notice the leaves rustling with the wind. You hear the birds; you hear the tree frogs. In the distance you hear a cow. You feel the grass. The mud gives a little bit on the river bank. It's quiet; it's ...


Goofs

When Al Gore shows the slide of the ice core graph at the beginning of the movie (about 20 minutes in), the numbers on the y-axis are wrong - the average is at 0.5, and the negative numbers are flipped. This graph is correct in the book; the slide is wrong and therefore misleading.


Crazy Credits

The closing credits are interleaved with tips on reducing your own carbon footprint.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Documentary

Details

Release Date:

30 June 2006

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$367,311 (USA) (28 May 2006)

Gross:

$23,808,111 (USA) (29 October 2006)

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