Super Size Me


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A 2004 American film produced, directed, written by and starring Morgan Spurlock, which documented a 30-day period during which he (1) ate only fast food and (2) stopped exercising—to mirror the average sedentary individual. The documentary intertwines the drastic effects of the 'diet' on Spurlock's mental and physical health, while examining the nutritional content of food marketed by the fast food industry
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Super Size Me's Morgan Spurlock, far right, larks around with the One Direction boys - Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne and Harry Styles at the premiere of the documentary This Is Us
In the 2004 hit Super Size Me, Morgan Spurlock ate nothing but McDonald's meals for an entire month.
If you want to really lose weight and become healthy, spend time watching Super Size Me.
Yet, Super Size Me is less stridently journalistic, weaving a first-person narrative with reporting and interviews.
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"Super Size Me's" Morgan Spurlock commented on the increased awareness of the genre during his podium time.