Welcome to another entry for Thursday Movie Picks.
It’s a series hosted by Wandering Through the Shelves, so if you want to join the party, head over to her blog! It’s pretty easy: check out each week’s topic and come up with 3 to 5 movies that fit the theme.
This week, we’re going to talk about some environmental wrongs and disasters. Specifically, manmade ones!
#1 Deepwater Horizon
Deepwater Horizon is based on the explosion and oil spill that happened in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.
#2 Erin Brokovich
Next up, Erin Brokovich. This was actually the first film I thought of when reading the topic. It is also based on a true story, where Brokovich was fighting against the Pacific Gas and Electric Corporation who were responsible for contaminating ground water.Continue reading