Taking its title from the now infamous rhetorical question that Donald Trump
shouted upon Jeff Sessions
’ recusal from the Russia Investigation, Matt Tyrnauer
’s fierce documentary “Where’s My Roy Cohn?” uses Trump’s looming presence as subtext for a full-throated condemnation of the political fixer/infamous lawyer Roy Cohn. Trading nuance for blistering attacks, Tyrnauer’s film further pushes the thesis of Cohn-as-monster, somewhat failing to shade in his contradictory lifestyle. Nevertheless, the film is a compelling portrait of a looming presence in American politics.
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