Excerpt: Dirty Wars is a devastating experience—a film that chews up your hopeful, idealistic illusions regarding American leadership, spits them out, and leaves a cruise-missile-sized hole in your heart for good measure.
Excerpt: Dirty Wars is a brave and powerful documentary, which highlights some horrible truths about American foreign policy and the conspiracy of silence that surrounds it. It needs to be seen because the information it presents need to be known.
Excerpt: The execution of Dirty Wars is just so flat, so wooden, and so inconceivably boring that it’s hard to imagine anyone being inspired to act beyond giving the film some marginally positive rating on Netflix because the subject matter itself is worthy of attention.
Excerpt: There are, of course, no easy answers to the questions that Dirty Wars raises, but the answers it does uncover serve up a disturbing pathology that continually feeds itself and costs lives as the War on Terror trudges on.