Boom Bust Boom Reviews

March 10, 2016
A remarkably enjoyable, and sometimes very funny, documentary about a frightening topic.
March 10, 2016
For those who aren't automatically turned off by the idea of an issue-doc that Schoolhouse Rock-ifies a serious, grown-up subject, Boom Bust Boom is a worthwhile way to spend an hour.
March 8, 2016
The point of Boom Bust Boom, a friendly little pic hosted by Monty Python's Terry Jones, is that the world is little closer to acknowledging the causes of that trauma, and until we digest its lessons, something similar is bound to happen again.
March 8, 2016
Jones presents a stark picture of a bifurcated economic system: the real one, in which ordinary citizens struggle; and the financial economy, in which the livelihoods of citizens are leveraged by the wealthy for speculative bets.
April 6, 2016
Treating our historically specific economic system as an extension of human nature, one which can be diagnosed by studying incipient monkey-capitalists, isn't much of an analysis.
March 14, 2016
A spunky and creative critique of neoclassical economics.
March 11, 2016
Whoever could have dreamed that economics could be so much fun? I guess that goes with the territory when it is explained by people of the left in a film in the Monty Python tradition.
March 11, 2016
Monty Python alum explains financial crisis, with puppets.
March 11, 2016
It's a terrible conceit with terrible execution...
March 8, 2016
[A] breezy, puppet- and song-filled jaunt through the dismal science of economics.