America The Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments (2011)

America The Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating None
Runtime 1hr 40mins.
Genres Documentary
Keywords government, health, obesity
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
David Shawl Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
Darryl Roberts Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Jeff Scheftel Producer n/a 3 3000004
Chan Hartman Cinematographer n/a 402 6000002
Kelsey Taylor Cinematographer n/a 402 6000003
Mike Turner Music n/a 120781 8000001
Leslie Simmer Editor n/a 172 7000002
Edward Osei-Gyimah Editor n/a 172 7000001
Harley Decease Producer n/a 3 3000003
Eddie Williams Producer n/a 3 3000002
Beverly Johnson Actor Herself 1 1000004
Kathleen Sebelius Actor Herself 1 1000003
Deepak Chopra Actor Himself 1 1000002
Linda Bacon Actor Herself 1 1000005
Evelyn Tribole Actor Herself 1 1000006
Darryl Roberts Producer n/a 3 3000001
Darryl Roberts Director n/a 2 2000001
Howard Shapiro Actor Himself 1 1000007
Darryl Roberts Actor Himself 1 1000001
In an instant, 29 million Americans became fat, out of shape and dangerously obese and they did it without taking a single bite of food. It was all the result of a decision to change the national standard for obesity. The question is "What was behind a ruling to declare so many people to be fat? Was it political, financial or for the good of humankind?" You'll find out that diet companies have raked in huge profits because of the new standards - guidelines the weight loss industry helped structure.