Documentary Now!

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A series of documentaries and biopics, each about a completely fictitious subject.

Matt Roush

Matt Roush says...

rating: 4.5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

The realism within these cockeyed concoctions reminds you time and again that this series isn’t monkeying around.

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