The two-part HBO documentary The Crime of the Century is not looking to play nice. Focusing on the over-production, reckless distribution, and abuse of synthetic opiates that is permitted by Big Pharma and the political operatives and government regulations, it's looking to leave a mark on it's viewers. Particularly in emphasizing the billions of dollars gained and thousands of lives lost due to the ongoing opioid crisis.
The official trailer released today reflects that searing batch of accusations. Check it out below:
The Crime of the Century is directed by Alex Gibney and is set to be released on May 10th on HBO Max.