3:53 p.m. January 14, 2013

Does Torture Work? Zero Dark Thirty Says "YesWellMaybe?DefinitelyCouldBeUnlessNot?"

Lotta controversy surrounding the movie Zero Dark Thirty, as was indicated at the Golden Globe Awards last night. First in relation to its depiction of torture: Globe emcee Amy Poehler argued that director Kathryn Bigelow could be relied on to convey its horrors accurately because “when it comes to torture, I trust the lady who spent three years married to James Cameron.” But others aren’t so sure.

To continue reading this Dispatch you must be a subscriber. Already a subscriber? Login now.

For just $7 a month, you'll get unlimited access to everything we publish, online and in print, including the full archive. You can cancel at any time, with just a single click.

Payment details
/
Shipping address

We ship anywhere in the world, free.

Create your account