The Act of Killing Synopsis
Filmmakers expose the horrifying mass executions of accused communists in Indonesia.
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Characters playing to the camera

By sandy.metzger
Amazing move. Director lets the killers tell their story their way and manages to get an enthusiastic response. Much of the story is told by staging scenes of the genocide for their own movie....

Simply astounding

By apsims23
Unlike any documentary that I've ever encountered. Powerful, disturbing, and extremely compelling. Highly recommended, but go in prepared to stare real, genuine human evil in the face. Enjoy....

Movie Star wanna be's...

By bvacek0436
This movie was more about feeding these men's egos to be movie stars. Not backed up by any facts that these men were who they say they were. By the credits at the end it is obvious so many people...

The meaning of Ugly

By francinea884
Don't buy or rent this movie unless you would like the cast members--the lowest of low on intelligence and morality scale of humans--to get rich. Just imagine the most ugly, opportunistic,...

Surreal Brilliance

By Shaft917x
This is a movie that truly goes into the Heart of Darkness. Following the dark journey of a killer as he tries to deal with the things he has been made to boast about and now having to come to the...

Nothing else like it

By jtborgeson
Really amazing story. Tough to say how I feel after seeing it though....

Spellbinding

By jerrydohnal
Gut wrenching, sad and confronting. This is documentary film as art. An amazing, compelling piece of filmmaking. The last scene will truly hit you to your core. If you've never been to see a...

Awesome journey

By culdigital
The most interesting 2 hours I've spent this month....

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Rated NR