Reel Reviews | The Act of Killing


This week on Reel Shorts, one of the year’s most audacious and bold documentaries, The Act of Killing, hits theaters in this disturbing story of a group of former warlords, who nonchalantly recreate their acts of terror for their amusement is a story that will surely burn in your consciousness.

Audio Review

      The Act of Killing - FilmGordon Radio

Director Joshua Oppenheimer’s documentary challenges former Indonesian death squad leaders to reenact their real-life mass-killings in whichever cinematic genres they wish, including classic Hollywood crime scenarios and lavish musical numbers.

Grade: B+

One thought on “Reel Reviews | The Act of Killing

  1. sounds like this is one of those movies that will be very intense and disturbing. how does it rate a B+?

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