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Into the Abyss: A Tale of Death, A Tale of Life

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Friday, November 11 2011

Werner Herzog Stuns Again with 'Into the Abyss: A Tale of Death, A Tale of Life'

This is the abyss the film shows, the frightening arbitrariness of the death penalty. People are born into poverty and violence by chance, and their fates -- as crime victims or victims of the state -- are also functions of chance.


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Monday, November 21 2011

Werner Herzog: Exploring death row, in compelling detail

LOS ANGELES — For years I’ve labored under the misapprehension that Werner Herzog was simply what we in the film trade would call an auteur —


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