REVIEWS: Print, radio, and TV

 Second Opinion: Laetrile at Sloan-Kettering
(2014) on IMDb


Television | Print | Radio


September 3, 2014
CBS’s internationally syndicated TV show, “The Doctors”


“Though a documentary, it’s dramatic enough to be reminiscent of ‘The Insider’, the whistleblowing thriller about Big Tobacco.”

—Graham Fuller, New York Daily News August 28, 2014

“Mr. Moss’s message is clear, shrewdly edited and peculiarly interesting.”

—Anita Gates, New York TimesAugust 28, 2014

“an intriguing tale”

—Robert Abele, Los Angeles Times, September 4, 2014

“‘has the production value of a Hollywood whistle-blower thriller”

The Stranger, Seattle WA, September 18, 2014

“‘Second Opinion’ revives stifled testing of cancer drug”

San Francisco Chronicle, September 10, 2014

“unraveling the threads of a contested cancer treatment”

San Francisco Weekly, September 10, 2014

“See this film for a riveting account of the conflicts between corporate power and the public good.”

Counter Punch – August 29, 2014

Interview with Ralph W. Moss and Eric Merola
— Robyn Candyce, – September 2, 2014 

“Captivating story”
This Week In New York – August 31, 2014

“‘Nobody is going to pay $70,000 for a new cancer drug if they can buy Laetrile for 75 cents.” There you have it.”
Reel Life with Jane – August 31, 2014

“this is a worthy piece of work.”
Hollywood Report Card

“riveting…absorbing study of men who sold out science at a renowned institution” 
Anthony Liversidge, New Movies New York – August 31, 2014

“shocking … eye-opening expose’ confirming your worst fears”
Kam Williams – August 30, 2014

“A fascinating, eye-opening and enraging exposé”
NYC Movie Guru – August 29, 2014

“Disturbing … what happens when language must be turned inside out”
Pop Matters – August 29, 2014

“eye-opening documentary”
Turkish New York, September 9, 2014

“Portrait of a thoughtful, articulate, and courageous whistle-blower.”
Spirituality and Practice – August 28, 2014

Second Opinion reveals something astonishingly tragic in the annals of medical history”
Film Journal International – August 27, 2014

“educate[s] viewers of the immense political and economic control that works to determine
what is considered conventional medicine”

Latino Weekly – August 27, 2014

“Concisely presents an interesting and often overlooked chapter of recent American history”
Tiny Mixed Tapes – August 26, 2014

“This intelligent film … may be a renewed eye on the power of pharmaceuticals and their lobbies.”
It’s Just Movies – August 21, 2014

“Eric Merola delivers a documentary that both inspires and astounds.” 
Stage Buddy – August 19, 2014

“A powerful and enlightening documentary that is sure to resonate with audiences” 
Life In LA – August 14, 2014


KSJS FM  – 90.5 FM – Celluloid Dreams – San Jose, CA
September 16, 2014 (Eric Merola ad Ralph Moss)

KGO-AM Review with Andrea Chase, San Francisco
September 16, 2014

97.3 FM interview with Eric Merola and Ralph Moss, Liz Saint John, San Francisco
September 14, 2014

Film School Radio: Los Angeles
September 5, 2014 (Eric Merola)

KPFK-FM Radio: Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Diego, Ridgecrest.
September 3, 2014 (Eric Merola)

KGO-AM Radio, San Francisco
September 1, 2014 (Ralph W. Moss)

Dr. Ronald Hoffman Podcast (Part 1 of 2) August 29, 2014

Dr. Ronald Hoffman Podcast (Part 2 of 2) August 29, 2014

Leonard Lopate Radio Show (NPR / WNYU) – New York City
August 27, 2014 (Ralph W. Moss)

Coast2Coast Radio – Worldwide
August 26, 2014 
(Ralph W. Moss)

WSPU / NPR / PBS radio interview with Ralph W. Moss, PhD
May 30, 2014 – State College, PA
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September 18, 2014
Eric Merola and Ralph W. Moss, PhD on Bulletproof Radio with Dave Asprey

March 6, 2014
Q&A session with Director Eric Merola and Ralph W. Moss, PhD


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