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  • Summary: Dr. Tinker explores the world’s leading energy sites, from coal to solar, oil to biofuels, many highly restricted and never before seen on film. He gets straight answers from the people driving energy today, international leaders of government, industry and academia. In the end, he cutsDr. Tinker explores the world’s leading energy sites, from coal to solar, oil to biofuels, many highly restricted and never before seen on film. He gets straight answers from the people driving energy today, international leaders of government, industry and academia. In the end, he cuts through the confusion to discover a path to our future that is surprising and remarkably pragmatic. (Acro Films) Expand
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  1. Reviewed by: Michael O'Sullivan
    Sep 18, 2012
    63
    Refreshingly free of hot air.
  2. Reviewed by: Michelle Orange
    Sep 18, 2012
    60
    A methodical, occasionally remedial survey of the energy crisis and its possible solutions, Switch fits a subject often treated polemically into a more benign, continuing education mold.
  3. Reviewed by: Betsy Sharkey
    Nov 8, 2012
    60
    Perhaps Switch's greatest strength is in giving us enough information to try to come up with better questions of our own.
  4. Reviewed by: Kalvin Henely
    Sep 18, 2012
    50
    Switch is possibly the driest and most balanced documentary on the current energy crisis.
  5. Reviewed by: Jeannette Catsoulis
    Sep 20, 2012
    40
    Exhaustive and exhausting, the new energy documentary Switch is so monotonous it makes "An Inconvenient Truth" look like "Armageddon."