Thursday, September 24, 2015
True Story or not, stick to the facts
I saw an interesting movie over the weekend. It's called True Story and I really can't believe I let this one slip under the radar. This is a true story about former New York Times Magazine reporter Michael Finkel. Finkel climbed the ranks to a coveted position as a feature writer but then due to inaccuracies in some of his pieces the magazine let him go. This is where things get really crazy, it turns out a murderer was using Finkel's name as an alias. Finkel ends up interviewing the murderer and becoming one his closet confidants. Finkel goes on to write a book about his interactions with murderer Christian Longo. For journalism and suspense fans this is definitely a good movie. Check out this article The True Story Behind 'True Story'
Posted by DC Talks at 10:38 AM