Coming just a year after the Academy Award-winning An Inconvenient Truth, last year's globally aware documentary The 11th Hour played in just a few theatres before quietly making its debut on DVD this week. While it doesn't pack as much of a punch as its more well-known predecessor, the film is still a documentary worthy of your time and consideration.
Three-time Academy Award nominee Leonardo DiCaprio narrates through a good portion of the film as several top professors and scientists explain in detail how we as humans have ravaged our planet. Time is of the essence, and we don't have much of it, is the general consensus among those interviewed. By acting now, they suggest, we can offset a potentially catastrophic event.
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