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Pink Ribbons, Inc. Reviews

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February 28, 2016
Every concerned moviegoer should give this movie's case a fair hearing.
September 27, 2012
...Ribbons is borderline milquetoast: it doesn't have the courage of its convictions.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
September 20, 2012
Pink Ribbons, Inc. amasses a wide array of pink-tinted footage, balanced by the testimony of women with Stage 4 cancer and experts who haven't drunk the Kool-Aid, pink or otherwise
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
August 16, 2012
One of the hallmarks of a great documentary is telling you something you never expected to hear...This Canadian film will, if nothing else, make you think twice every time you see a pink ribbon.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
August 2, 2012
In the 98 minutes of "Pink Ribbons, Inc.," a wealth of information and images flit past, many intended to raise eyebrows if not ire.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
July 26, 2012
You have to agree with the advocates who charge that some corporations are milking cancer.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
July 12, 2012
Pink Ribbons is an intelligent and moving account of how capitalism has profited off philanthropy, and how it's hurt cancer patients in the process.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
July 5, 2012
It rakes the muck quite effectively.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
June 21, 2012
At the very least ... this documentary will make you question the status quo.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
June 20, 2012
[Lea] Pool examines the industrialization of the cause that made the Komen Foundation a self-fulfilling business and the filmmaker does a fine job in raising my awareness.
Full Review | Original Score: B
June 20, 2012
Pink Ribbons, Inc. is a valuable eye-opener about an important movement that has become distressingly commodified.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
June 18, 2012
did take away a couple of ideas I hadn't really considered before...who knew early detection only works for a minority of those diagnosed with this disease?
Full Review | Original Score: B
June 14, 2012
The film raises the question of whether branding the disease has taken precedence over preventing it.
June 8, 2012
It's a well-argued polemic that, despite being one-sided, has loads of useful information to share, if only to begin a crucial argument about health care, allocation and coordination of research dollars, consumerism and the privatization of philanthropy.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
June 3, 2012
An illuminating, provocative documentary that will leave you enraged, and rightfully so.
Full Review | Original Score: 9.0/10
June 2, 2012
Delivers the goods on the incestuous relationship between the most powerful breast cancer advocacy group and the corporations that sustain it through the ill-gained profits made from spewing out carcinogens.
June 2, 2012
Timely warning about political messages behind philanthropic-corporate complex that tied fundraising, research, discussion, and perceptions about breast cancer in a pink bow.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
June 1, 2012
Activist Judy Brady sums up this film's unapologetic message: "When I see a pink ribbon," she says during the end credits, "I see evil."
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
May 31, 2012
Blending expert testimony with emotional appeals from a support group for women diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer, this stinging indictment raises an all-together different call to arms.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic
May 31, 2012
The movie's indignation seems justified on at least one point: that the pink-ribbon movement thus far has done more for marketing than for medicine.
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