Robert Durst trial

America’s obsession with true crime stories continues today, but the genre may have peaked back in 2015 with The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst, the HBO limited series that made headlines because of the show’s extraordinary ending. I won’t spoil it (yet), but suffice it to say that the final seconds contain one of the most astounding moments in television history.

Now there’s a new development in the case: the prosecution have asked the judge handling Durst’s case to allow them to use the DVD commentary track for a movie called All Good Things as evidence. Read the latest about the Robert Durst trial below.
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/Filmcast Ep. 310 – Faults and The Jinx

Faults trailer

David, Devindra, and Jeff discuss whether or not it makes sense to devote 8 years of your life to someone else’s work, get disappointed by Run All Night, and praise The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, dong jokes and all. Also: Full reviews of Riley Stearns’ Faults and Andrew Jarecki’s extraordinary The Jinx. Be sure to read The New York Times’ interview with Jarecki.

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