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A Gray State (2017)

TV-MA | | Documentary | 3 November 2017 (USA)
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A documentary about the mysterious death of fringe political filmmaker David Crowley, who was found dead alongside members of his family in their suburban Minnesota home in January of 2015.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
David Crowley ... Himself (archive footage)
Komel Crowley ... Herself (archive footage)
Rani Crowley ... Herself (archive footage)
Dan Crowley Sr. ... Himself (as Dan Crowley)
Dan Crowley Jr. ... Himself (as Dan Crowley)
Michael Boggio ... Himself
Greg Fernandez ... Himself
Mitch Heil ... Himself
Mason Hendricks ... Himself
Dan Hennen ... Himself
Susan Houghton ... Herself
Sarah Johnson ... Herself
Tom Lyden ... Himself
Danny August Mason ... Himself
Michael O'Donnell ... Himself
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In 2010 David Crowley, an Iraq veteran, aspiring filmmaker and charismatic up-and-coming voice in fringe politics, began production on his film 'Gray State.' Set in a dystopian near-future where civil liberties are trampled by an unrestrained federal government, the film's crowd funded trailer was enthusiastically received by the burgeoning online community of libertarians, Tea Party activists as well as members of the nascent alt-right. In January of 2015, Crowley was found dead with his family in their suburban Minnesota home. Their shocking deaths quickly become a cause célèbre for conspiracy theorists who speculate that Crowley was assassinated by a shadowy government concerned about a film and filmmaker that was getting too close to the truth about their aims. Written by Production

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15 July 2019 | by db-24273See all my reviews

David Crowley was obviously disturbed by what he went through and I can totally understand that as I was in the "zones" on four separate occasions. I have done my homework on Islam and I know for a fact that when a Muslim converts to Christianity (David's wife, Komel) it is a death sentence. The Muslim family has a duty to kill (at a minimum) their family member who turns from Islam to Christianity. I'm going out on a limb to say this is why Komel's family wanted nothing to do with this documentary. Why didn't the documentary mention anything about this? This was not mentioned because the documentary filmmaker is a politically correct individual trying to make a documentary about something that is not politically correct.

P.S. I could have done without the appearance of that idiot Alex Jones in this documentary as it was most likely just to make David Crowley seem that much more crazy.


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