Preview: The House I Live In (2012)


A documentary exploring the war on drugs through the prison system and its disproportionate incarceration rate.

  • Poster: D


The benefit of the doubt I give to documentaries in their poster design is more from the cost of having a professional designer than from a lack of meaningful contributions. This isn't one and makes me doubt my own leniency.

  • Trailer: C


There may be some important social comments in this film, but the trailer doesn't get forceful enough with the audience to make them think this is an important documentary.

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Release Date:

  • October 5, 2012