Morgan Spurlock Inside Man

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Morgan Spurlock Inside Man
Genre Documentary
Directed by Morgan Spurlock
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 3
No. of episodes 24
Production
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) Warrior Poets
Release
Original network CNN
Original release 23 June 2013 (2013-06-23) – present

Morgan Spurlock Inside Man is an American documentary series that airs on CNN. Episodes feature Morgan Spurlock investigating a range of topics from an insider's perspective.

Overview

In each one-hour episode, documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock investigates topics of national interest using participatory journalism. Topics explored include marijuana, gun control, migrant farm workers, and elder care.[1] In the premiere episode, Spurlock worked at a medical cannabis dispensary in Oakland, California.[2] In a Season 3 episode, Spurlock used only Bitcoin as currency for a week.[3]

Reception

The first series won the IDA Documentary Award for best limited series.[4] The third series won the CINE Golden Eagle Award for Professional Media, Nonfiction Content.[5]

Episode list

Season 1: 2013

No. Title Original air date
1 "Marijuana" 23 June 2013 (2013-06-23)
2 "Guns" 30 June 2013 (2013-06-30)
3 "Immigration" 14 July 2013 (2013-07-14)
4 "Education" 21 July 2013 (2013-07-21)
5 "Elder Care" 28 July 2013 (2013-07-28)
6 "Bankruptcy" 11 August 2013 (2013-08-11)
7 "Drought" 18 August 2013 (2013-08-18)
8 "Unions" 25 August 2013 (2013-08-25)

Season 2: 2014

No. Title Original air date
1 "Celebrity" 13 April 2014 (2014-04-13)
2 "Futurism" 20 April 2014 (2014-04-20)
3 "Pets" 27 April 2014 (2014-04-27)
4 "Privacy" 4 May 2014 (2014-05-04)
5 "The Book of Morgan" 11 May 2014 (2014-05-11)
6 "UFOs" 18 May 2014 (2014-05-18)
7 "Income Inequality" 1 June 2014 (2014-06-01)
8 "Student Athletes" 8 June 2014 (2014-06-08)

Season 3: 2015

No. Title Original air date
1 "MorganBot" 22 January 2015 (2015-01-22)
2 "Club Med" 29 January 2015 (2015-01-29)
3 "Morgan See, Morgan Do" 5 February 2015 (2015-02-05)
4 "Morgan the Matchmaker" 12 February 2015 (2015-02-12)
5 "Morgan Makes 'Cents' Out of Bitcoin" 19 February 2015 (2015-02-19)
6 "United States of Trash" 26 February 2015 (2015-02-26)
7 "Honey, Bee-Ware" 12 March 2015 (2015-03-12)
8 "Ranger Spurlock" 19 March 2015 (2015-03-19)

References

  1. Lowry, Brian (18 June 2013). "Review: ‘Inside Man’". Variety. Retrieved 12 February 2016. 
  2. "Morgan Spurlock Is now the Inside Man on Medical Marijuana". Huffpost Entertainment. The Huffington Post. 20 June 2013. Retrieved 12 February 2016. 
  3. Madore, P.H. (20 February 2015). "CNN Show Inside Man: Morgan Spurlock Lived on Bitcoin for a Week". Cryptocoins News. Retrieved 12 February 2016. 
  4. Ford, Rebecca (6 December 2013). "'The Square,' Morgan Spurlock's 'Inside Man' Top IDA Doc Awards". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 12 February 2016. 
  5. "58th CINE Golden Eagle Awards Recipients and Finalists". CINE. Retrieved 12 February 2016. 

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