• MASTERFUL

    – Melissa Maerz, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY READ THE REVIEW

  • HAUNTING

    “A fascinating and haunting meditation on America’s flawed justice system.”

    – VICE READ THE REVIEW

  • BRILLIANT

    “There has never been a more insightful examination than Jeremiah Zagar’s brilliant documentary.”

    – Marcia Clark, FORBES READ THE REVIEW

  • RIVETING

    “A riveting look at the first televised murder trial and a harbinger of reality television madness to come.”

    – Dan Nailen, SALT LAKE MAGAZINEREAD THE REVIEW

  • SMART

    “This smart HBO documentary convicts the media coverage and trial itself as guilty to Farce in the First Degree”.
    – HOLLYWOOD REPORTER READ THE REVIEW

  • SOLIDLY ENTERTAINING

    – Damon Wise, EMPIREREAD THE REVIEW

  • SUPERB

    “A superb example of the form.”

    – Anthony Kaufman, SUNDANCENOW READ THE REVIEW

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    – Amy Nicholson, VILLAGE VOICE READ THE REVIEW

  • SPECTACLE

    “A fascinating look at the birth of the court trial as televised spectacle, and how the packaging and repackaging of “real-life” stories inevitably turns them into fiction.”

    – Sam Adams, THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER READ THE REVIEW