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Title The inventor [(DVD) videorecording] : out for blood in Silicon Valley / HBO Documentary Films present ; written and directed by Alex Gibney.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Home Box Office Home Entertainment, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction-NEW  338.7681761 HOL    DUE 03-01-20
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Nonfiction-NEW  338.7681761 HOL    DUE 03-06-20
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction-NEW  338.7681761 HOL    DUE 03-01-20
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Description 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Dolby digital 5.1
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System Details DVD, wide screen (16:9 ; 1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital ; English 5.1
Note Originally released by Home Box Office, 2019.
"This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."
Summary Academy Award winner Alex Gibney directs a documentary investigating the rise and fall of Theranos, the one-time multibillion-dollar healthcare company founded by Elizabeth Holmes. In 2004, Elizabeth Holmes dropped out of Stanford to start a company that was going to revolutionize healthcare. In 2014, Theranos was valued at $9 billion, making Holmes, who was touted as "the next Steve Jobs," the youngest self-made female billionaire in the world. Just two years later, Theranos was cited as a "massive fraud" by the SEC, and its value was less than zero. Drawing on extraordinary access to never-before-seen footage and testimony from key insiders, director Alex Gibney will tell a Silicon Valley tale that was too good to be true. With all the drama of a real-life heist film, the documentary examines how this could have happened and who is responsible, while exploring the psychology of deception.
Subject Holmes, Elizabeth, 1984- -- Videodiscs.
Theranos (Firm) -- History -- Videodiscs.
Hematologic equipment industry -- United States -- Videodiscs.
New business enterprises -- Corrupt practices -- United States -- Cases -- Videodiscs.
Securities fraud -- United States -- Cases -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Gibney, Alex, director.
HBO Documentary Films.
HBO Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 883929689491
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