Dee Dee Blanchard and her ailing, wheelchair-bound daughter, Gypsy Rose, are beloved members of Springfield, Missouri. The tight-knit community is rocked when Dee Dee is found murdered in her home, and Gypsy is missing.
Film ini tidak sedang tayang di MUBI, tetapi ada 30 film bagus lainnya.
Can't decide if I like this or not. The case is disturbing and 'about' several things -sociopathy, MSBP, performative illness, failure of legal and medical institutions- yet the doc itself is not very revealing because the subjects either treat the case as a tabloid (the nephew, the reporter) or do not seem mentally competent enough to understand or articulate their circumstances. It's mostly sad because of this.
A fascinating story poorly told. Sword and Scale's 74- min. podcast does a much more thorough and objective job of relating the many layers and nuances of this "stranger than fiction" tale than Carr does in her 80-minute film. The scope of the crimes is diminished here, which is a shame because it could've been a much more astonishing and socially relevant documentary than this tabloid version. 2.5 stars
if you’re looking for thrills, this isn’t your stop. if you’re a real true crime junkie though, then you already know this case well, and this is a special opportunity to gain even more insight and to truly establish an emotional attachment to those involved. I wept for the last ten minutes.
Con ogni probabilità questa è la storia REALE più agghiacciante mai sentita...peccato che il documentario non sia all'altezza dell'evento, dopo circa 10 minuti infatti veniamo a conoscenza di tutto e l'ora che ne consegue è praticamente riempitiva.
Ma la storia, RIPETO, è TOTALMENTE ASSURDA E FUORI DI TESTA, mai mi sarei potuto immaginare che una cosa del genere potesse essere reale.
One of the most fucked up and fascinating crime stories ever; in which the type of perversion involved is almost unimaginable. Unfortunately, you get the sense that the story could have been told better. There are way too many questions in the air, too many missing pieces, a lot of important questions brushed aside as mere details and big chunks of time that are glossed over and not properly documented.