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Set in what Novelist and Philosopher Ayn Rand called 'the day after tomorrow', Atlas Shrugged depicts an America in crisis, brought to its knees by a corrupt establishment of government regulators and businessmen with political pull - the 'looters' and the 'moochers' - who prey on individual achievement.
Ayn Rand and the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged looks into Rand's background for the ideas and philosophy that inspired and shaped her novel and seeks to determine whether America is indeed headed for the disastrous outcome she predicted.
"Compelling and superb!" --TheReelCritic.com
"...a dystopian cautionary tale about a future USA." --The Boston Phoenix
"Guaranteed to start arguments in the parking lot." --Box Office Magazine
It's interesting that the protagonists in her books were tech moguls and innovators, the villains crony capitalists. Read morePublished 1 month ago by John Doe
All one has to do is pay attention and look around. Atlas shrugged is coming true. God help us!!Published 1 month ago by debit
Clarified that individualism is a far better way to live than by altruism. Sacrificing oneself for the sake of others may seem selfish to the "takers", but is important... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Redrox
This documentary is entertaining & informative & goes into the background of one of the most influential novelists of the 20th Century, Ayn Rand. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Iconoclast
WAKE UP AMERICA..... HAPPENING RIGHT UNDER YOUR NOSES AND YOU DON'T CAREPublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
Excellent to understand our times, especially Obama movement.Published 2 months ago by Jay H. Colborn
This movie is more of a documentary of how Ayn Rand developed her theory of objectivism and how she applied it based on the changes she saw in American culture when writing The... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Tired Engineer