Fast Food Nation (2007)

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An ensemble drama examining the health risks involved in the fast food industry and its environmental and social consequences. Don Henderson is sent by his bosses at burger giant Mickeys to investigate findings that cow manure has contaminated its products. He visits the huge meat packing plant and discovers all sorts of unpleasant details about the meat used and the conditions for the workforce of illegal Mexican immigrants.

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