The Greatest Movie Ever Sold | 2011

Directed by: Morgan Spurlock

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Main Plot

"The Greatest Movie Ever Sold" is a documentary in which filmmaker Morgan Spurlock explores the world of product placement and advertising in movies. He sets out to finance his own film entirely through corporate sponsorships, revealing the influence of advertising on the entertainment industry.


  • J.J. Abrams does not have a character in the movie "The Greatest Movie Ever Sold."
  • Peter Berg plays himself in the documentary film "The Greatest Movie Ever Sold," directed by Morgan Spurlock.
  • Paul Brennan is a character in The Greatest Movie Ever Sold who helps the protagonist secure corporate sponsors for his film.


In the ending of "The Greatest Movie Ever Sold," Morgan Spurlock successfully secures various corporate sponsors for his documentary, highlighting the pervasive influence of advertising in our lives. He explores the blurred lines between art and commerce, revealing the extent to which brands infiltrate our daily experiences. Spurlock's journey sheds light on the power and impact of advertising, ultimately leaving viewers to ponder the implications of this pervasive industry on society and personal choices.