The Shock Doctrine

The Shock Doctrine

  • NR
  • 2009
  • 1 hr 22 min
  • 7.6  (2,765)

The Shock Doctrine is a documentary film that was released in 2009. The film looks a modern economics while paying particular attention to a theory called "disaster capitalism". This is the idea that various conflicts such as armed rebellions, natural disasters, and wars are a means for society to enrich itself. The film pays particular attention to the psychology of why persons would do this and the way that various conflicts have allowed for a few persons to collect a large sum of money. The film then looks at the future of this economic practice, and predicts that the era of it being tolerated is closing.

The Shock Doctrine
The Shock Doctrine
The Shock Doctrine

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The Shock Doctrine is a documentary film that was released in 2009. The film looks a modern economics while paying particular attention to a theory called "disaster capitalism". This is the idea that various conflicts such as armed rebellions, natural disasters, and wars are a means for society to enrich itself. The film pays particular attention to the psychology of why persons would do this and the way that various conflicts have allowed for a few persons to collect a large sum of money. The film then looks at the future of this economic practice, and predicts that the era of it being tolerated is closing.

The Shock Doctrine is a 2009 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 22 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6.

The Shock Doctrine is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Hulu, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV and YouTube VOD. Some platforms allow you to rent The Shock Doctrine for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2009
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 22 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (2,765)