The Quarantine Stream: ‘A Wilderness of Error’ Tries To Solve a Mystery That Might Have Already Been Solved
Posted on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 by Chris Evangelista
(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.)
The TV Series: A Wilderness of Error
Where You Can Stream It: FX on Hulu
The Pitch: A docu-series based on the book by award-winning documentary filmmaker Errol Morris that explores the story of Army surgeon Jeffrey MacDonald, who was convicted of murdering his entire family. But did he do it?
Why It’s Essential Quarantine Viewing: Fascinating and engrossing, A Wilderness of Error is true crime done right. It never overstays its welcome and keeps the viewer engrossed in the many different diverging paths the narrative goes down.