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The Social Dilemma

Movie
2020
1h 34m
PG-13
English
Documentary, Drama
User Score: 
7.7
Critic Score: 
81
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This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.
The Social Dilemma Poster

The Social Dilemma

PG-13
Movie
2020
1h 34m
English
Documentary, Drama
This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.
Rating
WATCHMODE
7.7
IMDB
The Social Dilemma (2020) on IMDb
CRITIC SCORE
81

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Kara Hayward
Cassandra
Vincent Kartheiser
Advertising A.I. / Engagement A.I. ...
Chris Grundy
Step-Dad
Vic Alejandro
Police Officer
Chase Penny
Police Officer
Carlos Leos
Stunt Protester
Adam S Ford
Stunt Protester
Directed By: Jeff Orlowski

Featured Comments/Tips

Nemes_Rhadamanth says...
4 years ago
Amazing. This should be shown in schools, airports, etc everywhere.
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Thermatico says...
4 years ago
An interesting and very disturbing documentary on how we are all being manipulated.
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jmg999 says...
4 years ago
There was nothing enlightening here. I felt that the engineering from social, psychological, computational, and mathematical aspects were interesting and should have been explored more, since they essentially glossed over the misinformation campaigns running rampant on every social media platform the world over. Even if this doc would've focused on regulation, or the lack thereof, that would've been something, but they chose to not call any entities out, remain middle-of-the-road, and out of the fray. I think that this topic would've been much better served as a multi-part series that explored the various ramifications of social media, rather than 90 minutes of glossed over, big-picture fluff that didn't hit at the heart of any of the numerous implications caused by the inherent designs of social media platforms. I will say, however, there were far better recommendations for how to combat this ever-present problem in the last few moments of the film, while the credits rolled. The director had the interviewees each list methods they utilize to prevent overexposure to the ills of social media to them and their families.
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2111anixt says...
4 years ago
i was a little skeptical at the start, cuz they were just saying things we already know, but later the extent of it, GOD! blew my fucking mind
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Featured User Reviews

corrcorr
3 years ago
This documentary thinks it's real cute. You may learn a thing or two, but a lot of the time it feels manipulative and self-righteous.

I wish that, instead of portraying the mechanisms of ad-targeting as some kind of sci-fi super villain, they would have shown what truly goes on in the offices of More
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