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The Test & The Art of Thinking

For decades, the SAT & ACT have loomed colossal as a teenage rite of passage for those aspiring to college in the U.S. The experience, and the score, remain indelible for many. Students, academics, and test-taking professionals expose the bias and influence, both cultural and psychological, in this surprising documentary.

Other Titles
The Test and The Art of Thinking
Running Time
1 hours 25 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Michael Arlen Davis
Country
USA
Year
2018
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
Japanese, اللغة_العربية, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about documentary «The Test & The Art of Thinking» (19)

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Diana

This is a must watch documentary. It is an interesting look at the workings of the human mind. It doesn't give a definitive answer to what it is. The director tries to show it through the eyes of the subject, and shows how those who are not completely familiar with this "beast" think about it. The filmmaker's are not able to provide answers, but they try to show that it is more than a fascination, and it is a mystery. It is not a drug or a lifestyle, but is an idea and the idea is not what you think it is. You need to be open minded and willing to accept new ideas. This is a good documentary. If you can get a copy, watch it.

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Linda B.

I saw this documentary last night and I was blown away. I knew some things I didn't know about BPP, and I never knew why. It was an eye-opening experience. I was brought up in a household with the love and appreciation for art and beauty. But this documentary opened my eyes. There were a lot of unanswered questions and questions that still linger in my mind. This documentary opened my eyes and raised my expectations of other movies like this one. I am glad I saw it. My family, my friends, and myself will be watching this movie over and over again. I was very moved by it and thought it was a very interesting documentary. I don't know what to say, but I do know it is well worth watching. Thank you Michael Moore.

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Justin

this movie is the best one i have seen in a long time, it makes you feel like you are there, it's funny, moving and more than that. i didn't think that was possible, but it is. the acting, story and directing are all top-notch. i would highly recommend this movie to anyone, anyone, anyone, anyone!

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Linda

The film is about the relationship between the two most influential thinkers of the 20th century, the American psychologist Carl Jung and the Russian mystic Aleksandr Solovskiy. It's an interesting and insightful look at the relationship between the two. The film begins with Solovskiy being sent to the United States to work as a therapist to a group of American teenagers. The film follows the teens as they experience the highs and lows of their relationships with their parents and other adults. The film is a little slow at times, but it's well worth watching.

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Frank R.

I went to see this movie last night, and I can say that I was very impressed with the film. The movie starts out with a bang, with the acting of the three main actors (Matt Damon, Steve Coogan, and Owen Wilson) absolutely brilliant. I can't say that they did a bad job, but they were so good, that I couldn't help but fall in love with them. The movie then goes into a very slow pace, with the other characters, and I thought that they did a really good job of showing how they got where they were, but it did get a bit boring at times. I would recommend this movie to anyone who wants to see a really good documentary on the subject of what is called "The Science of Thinking".

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Emma

If you are in the mood for a documentary that is deep in thought and exploration of an issue or subject matter, you will definitely want to see this one. This film is a great example of how film can be a powerful tool to explore and understand issues and human behavior. I loved it. The first 20 minutes of the film are the most powerful and powerful I've ever seen. The second 20 minutes is also great. The rest of the film is a great exploration of the concept of the "one person, one vote." The idea that everyone should have equal opportunity to vote, regardless of their political views, is an important and inspiring concept to me. However, in order to fully understand the film, you have to be a fan of the issue at hand, and this is the case with this one. I highly recommend this film, and I'm sure I'll be seeing it again. It is an amazing, thoughtful, thought-provoking film that should be viewed by all.

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Ashley S.

From the onset, the film is filled with a lot of personal insight. From an interview with Max Shrek the first interview, there is a lot of insight into the history of DARE, but the real strength of this film is the archive footage, some of which is extremely rare and is almost a must see for DARE historians. One of the most interesting interviews is with the founder of the Free DARE League and the one that has the most "old-school" experience is the one with the late President Bill Clinton. This is a unique perspective of the development of DARE in the United States. This film is extremely well put together, showing the history and evolution of DARE, as well as the impact it has had on many communities in the United States, as well as the history of its creator, Dr. R.J. Rushton. It is definitely a must see for DARE fans, and any history buff, especially DARE fans.

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Roger G.

I watched this movie last night and the first thing I noticed was how great the movie was. I was expecting it to be like the book. I was pleasantly surprised. The movie was a little slow, but I don't think it was needed. I think that the book is so well written, it would have taken so much time to create a movie that matched the story. I think that it was the perfect time to make this movie. The movie was done very well. I think that the only thing that could have been improved is the ending. I thought that the ending was a little slow and that it would have been better if they would have ended the movie in a different way. I think that the movie was very well done and I would recommend it to anyone who has read the book. I would give this movie a 9/10.

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Lisa Duncan

This film is very much in the tradition of the documentaries that are the subject of "The Meaning of Life." It is very well made, with excellent use of camera and sound. It is well worth watching, and the fact that it is not a documentary is what makes it so interesting. I had a difficult time finding this movie on DVD, and I was very surprised to find that it is available on VHS. It is very well worth watching, and I think it is worth buying. I have no idea why this movie has not been released on DVD. It would be a good addition to any collection.

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Albert Stewart

I was on my way home from work one night and saw this movie on the local TV channel. The movie is quite short and it does not take much to enjoy the picture. The narrator tells the story of his life, starting with his childhood and then his experiences as a doctor. He tells his story with great ease and I thought it was well done. There is no excuse for not seeing this movie, it's a must see. I hope that this movie inspires other people to see this movie and also helps to convince medical schools to hold a special film and lecture on the subject of evolution. I give this movie a 10 out of 10 and it is highly recommended.

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Diana L.

First of all, I love these sorts of documentaries. I watch them so often that it's hard to remember when they started. I saw this one for the first time at a press screening. I was hooked immediately. It is fascinating and thought-provoking. It was a great introduction to the non-governmental organization (NGO) community. The story is one of high expectations and low results. I learned a lot from it, but was surprised by the sheer depth of the conversation and the thoroughness of the information. The filmmakers spend an awful lot of time on the personal lives of the three individuals who volunteered for the project. It was almost as if they were trying to squeeze every ounce of information out of them, just as they did with their partners. The subject matter was inspiring and the people were real, but the work that the project did for the researchers was a real, meaningful part of their lives. I had never thought about the impact of a non-governmental organization until I saw this documentary. I would be glad to see it again. It is well worth it.

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Anthony

This is a true life story of one of my favorite scientists and a life long friend. Neil DeGrasse Tyson is one of my favorite celebrities. His courage and vision to boldly make a documentary on a subject he is passionate about is inspiring. The Art of Thinking is the true story of his rise from a low IQ scientist to a brilliant scientist to a multi-talented individual. It is a rare movie that does a fantastic job of showing the difficult path that the genius Neil DeGrasse Tyson has been on to achieve his scientific success. This is a movie that shows the journey from intellectual obscurity to the pinnacle of achievement in science and a very compelling personal story about the person himself. This is a true life story that can not be easily forgotten. It is a true demonstration of the humanity of one man who set out to make his mark in his field and turned out to be a great person who will continue to help the world. I can not recommend this movie enough. Watch it and then think about it for a long time.

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Ann G.

Great film, beautifully put together. The journalist at the center of the story can not be seen without feeling that you have been drawn into his thoughts, and a better understanding of his work. This movie, without any bias, just makes the viewer see the important problems facing the world today, and is a little bit of the magic of the film. The film is also quite funny, at the same time.

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Craig A.

My wife and I have been seeing this film for three years and we love it. We saw it twice in one day in one theater in the middle of a frigid Chicago winter. The best part of the movie is the reason the subjects of the two are interested in the film. Both men are doctors who have been in practice for a long time and both are deeply passionate about the importance of the topic of childhood. They have had thousands of kids they cared about, and all of their lives they have never let their kids question the importance of childhood. I would like to thank the filmmakers for making this film, as it shows a clear, in-depth look at what is going on in today's society. It shows the impact that this little issue has on everyone in the world. It is not just an issue for one nation, but for every nation, in the world. It has been called "one of the most important subjects in the history of the world", and that is a compliment to its importance. It has been called a "bio-dissident" by an activist in Brazil, who is helping to defend the legal rights of the victims of the same injustice. I hope this film is a tipping point to many more people to speak up for this issue. If you are a parent or a parent-to-be, it is important to see this film, and it is important to see it at least once. This film will speak to you. The film itself is well produced, and the story is well told. I know that I am not alone in this passion for this issue. If you don't know someone like that, there is someone you know who has suffered similar pain and injustices, and they can relate to this film. If you are a parent, this film is especially important to you, because it can help you find the courage to speak up for the rights of your child, and it can help you protect your child from further harm. I hope this film helps you and it has been an honor to be part of making this film.

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Megan Ray

As a parent of two teenagers, I cannot believe how many things in this film were true! I know that kids can be dumb, but I was convinced that most kids are intelligent. And I'm not an idiot. We all know that when we are kids, we are generally more honest than adults. If we have a problem with the world, we try to find the answers, and then we put the whole world into perspective. I guess this film explains that. I also thought that the people interviewed were real people. I guess this film helps them realize that they are not stupid. As parents, we don't always tell our kids what to do, but this film is a very good tool for teaching them the truth. I think the people interviewed are real. It's true that the parents may have been offended by some of the things that the kids said. But if we all had a better parent, it would be a lot better. But it's still good for the kids to have a voice. I also think that the parents are smart enough to know what the kids are doing wrong. It's really hard to get a straight answer from someone like that. I thought that it was a good movie, and I think that parents need to have it.

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Christina W.

I just finished watching The test and the Art of Thinking. And in the past I have been able to break away from my own preconceptions and draw some conclusions from my own experiences, and from my own knowledge. As the title states, it is the movie of the time. However, if you were to look back at the movie of the 20th century, you would notice the evolution of movies and technology that we now have. In The test and the Art of Thinking, the science of evolution was explained to the audience in a way that is both realistic and entertaining. The Evolution of Life is a visually pleasing and entertaining film. The result is an interesting movie that I hope will not only make people think about the reality of evolution, but will also make them question what they have been taught in school.

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Deborah Berry

I was really excited to see this documentary because I loved the book and I love the characters in the book. However, I was extremely disappointed with this documentary. First, the book was more of a collection of ideas and character traits, not a whole book. I would have preferred to see the book in its entirety. Second, the documentary did not give any details of how the book came to be and I didn't really understand why they made it so long. I am assuming that this is because they didn't want to waste time editing the book and just had to make it longer to fit in the time. Third, I didn't really understand why they didn't show the book as it was written. I didn't understand why they didn't show the people who were in the book. The movie didn't show the people who were in the book and I don't know why they would. If they didn't show the people, it would have been more interesting and would have made the book much more interesting. Lastly, the book is about a lot of other things besides the book itself, like politics and religion. It would have been nice to show these other aspects of the book. I would have been much more interested if they showed the book as it was written instead of a bunch of different interviews that are not related to the book.

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Samantha W.

This documentary is a good introduction to the life of Richard Dawkins. I really enjoyed the interviews with Dawkins, which ranged from his childhood, to his professional career, to his current position as the director of the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk at Oxford University. The questions and the answers were quite interesting and the questions were quite intelligent. This documentary is a good introduction to the life of Richard Dawkins, and it's a good idea to get the questions and the answers from Dawkins. I would have liked to see more interviews with people who were not part of the documentary, but it's a good documentary nonetheless. I think the documentary is good, but I think it could have been better. I would have liked to see more questions from people who were not part of the documentary, but it's a good documentary nonetheless.

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Catherine Barnett

It is a rare event that a documentary on a topic that touches a lot of people will be well-received by all, but this documentary is one of those rare occasions. The Documentary is a well-written, well-made, and very well-directed piece. It does a very good job of portraying the complexities of our society's social divisions. It does a great job of showing the prejudices, stereotypes, and prejudices that many people hold, and that we, as Americans, must have to survive. It also does a great job of showing how the world's problems and our society's problems have become intertwined. The Documentary is a good movie for anyone interested in social science or history. It is a good movie for anyone who wants to know more about the world's problems and how they relate to the United States.