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The Crime of the Century (HBO)

Alex Gibney explores the origins, extent and fallout of America's opioid epidemic in this riveting two-part documentary.

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Part One
1. Part One

Purdue Pharma's aggressive promotion of the highly addictive and lucrative OxyCo...

Part Two
2. Part Two

While pharmaceutical companies mass-market the synthetic opioid fentanyl, lawmak...

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About This Series

A searing indictment of Big Pharma and the political operatives and government regulations that enable over-production, reckless distribution and abuse of synthetic opiates, this two-part documentary directed by Emmy® and Academy Award® winner Alex Gibney explores the origins, extent and fallout of one of the most devastating public health tragedies of our time.

Cast and Crew

Starring: Joe Rannazzisi, Jonathan Novak, Sari Horwitz, Scott Higham, Lenny Bernstein, David Lazarus, Nathaniel Yeager, Fred Wyshak, Ed Byrne, Will Kimbell, Alec Burlakoff, Sunrise Lee, Caleb Lanier

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