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The Big One (1997)

PG-13 04/10/1998 (US) Documentary 1h 31m


The Big One is an investigative documentary from director Michael Moore who goes around the country asking why big American corporations produce their product abroad where labor is cheaper while so many Americans are unemployed, losing their jobs, and would happily be hired by such companies as Nike.

  1. Michael Moore

    Director, Screenplay, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jim Czarnecki


  2. Elaine Bly

    Self - Random House Media Escort

  3. Michael Moore

    Michael Moore


  4. Brian Danitz


  5. Richard Jewell

    Self - Innocent Guy

  6. Bill Clinton

    Bill Clinton

    Self (archive footage)

  7. Jerry Springer

    Jerry Springer

    Self (archive footage)

  8. Dan Burns

    Himself - Radio Personality

  9. Chip Carter

    Himself - Forbes Campaign

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The Big One
The Big One

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $720,074.00


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