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Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price
Wal-Mart The High Cost of Low Price
Director: Robert Greenwald
Genres: Television, Documentary
NR     2005     1hr 35min

Everyone has seen Wal-Mart's lavish television commercials, but have you ever wondered why Wal-Mart spends so much money trying to convince you it cares about your family, your community, and even its own employees? What i...  more »


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Director: Robert Greenwald
Genres: Television, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Television, Documentary
Studio: Brave New Films
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen,Letterboxed - Closed-captioned,Full length
DVD Release Date: 11/15/2005
Original Release Date: 11/04/2005
Theatrical Release Date: 11/04/2005
Release Year: 2005
Run Time: 1hr 35min
Screens: Color,Widescreen,Letterboxed
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Subtitles: Spanish, French

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Member Movie Reviews

William B. from NINETY SIX, SC
Reviewed on 4/7/2015...
This is a very informative dvd. But I have to say that most of the negative things they say about WalMart can be said of most big businesses worldwide. It's a dog eat dog world out there. Corporate shareholders demand more and more profit and they all try to squeeze as much as they can out.
1 of 2 member(s) found this review helpful.
Michel D. (michelann) from WALNUT GROVE, MO
Reviewed on 10/29/2014...
Entertaining show that takes a look inside the world of retail. I do not blame Walmart for all the damage it has done over the past decades but it does show how vulnerable big companies like Sears and Kmart have let themselves become. Walmart comes into smaller towns like a steamroller and hurts those who cannot or will not change. Employees of Wally World are underpaid but at least they do have jobs which are better than no jobs at all. What is the answer? Perhaps if you can't beat 'em join them?