I Saw The Unknown Known

Many of the early reviews of Errol Morris’s The Unknown Known (which I saw just a little while ago thanks to iTunes) compared it to Morris’s The Fog Of War. The comparison is on the surface a natural. Both of these films are interviews with, and critiques of, secretaries of defense and their roles in controversial wars.… Continue reading I Saw The Unknown Known

Errol Morris’s Tabloid

I just finished watching Errol Morris’s Tabloid, which tells the story, or stories, of Joyce McKinney, the former Miss Wyoming who was accused of kidnapping and raping the Mormon missionary to whom she’d been engaged. I never thought Morris would interview anyone stranger than Fred Leuchter, but McKinney is truly odd. It seems clear she believes… Continue reading Errol Morris’s Tabloid