Tag Archives: errol morris

3 things about Errol Morris’s THE UNKNOWN KNOWN

The Unknown Known [2013] 1. Safely far away in Brussels while the scandal erupted. 2. He claims he never read the memos. Yet he knows the exact number that were written. 3. “That’s a vicious question.”

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

3 things about Errol Morris’s TABLOID

Tabloid [2010] 1. Spread eagle. 2. “He’s a doo-doo dipper.” 3. She lives with her five Booger clones.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

3 things about Errol Morris’s STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE

Standard Operating Procedure [2008] 1. He outlines the subtle differences between “Criminal Act” and “S.O.P.” 2. If she could take it back, she wouldn’t have joined the army. 3. Upset that the “No Photographs Allowed” sign was violated. 3 other … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

3 things about Errol Morris’s THE FOG OF WAR

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara [2003] 1. On the roof of a trolley, a crowd of people wearing masks and cheering the end of the Great War. 2. Telegram to his fiancée: … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

3 things about Errol Morris’s FAST, CHEAP & OUT OF CONTROL

Fast, Cheap & Out of Control [1997] 1. Understanding life by creating something which is life-like. 2. A clown chased by a skeleton. 3. The tactile quality of old fashioned pruning shears.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

3 things about Errol Morris’s A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME

A Brief History of Time [1991] 1. Eleven ways to get into the house. 2. Spaghetti. 3. Developing a new set of tools that no one else knows how to use.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

3 things about Errol Morris’s VERNON, FLORIDA

Vernon, Florida [1981] 1. “Smartest bird we got in this country.” 2. Therefore sermon. 3. Holding the possum by its tail.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

3 things about Errol Morris’s GATES OF HEAVEN

Gates of Heaven [1978] 1. As humans, we don’t really know one another; but we know our pets. 2. Memorial marker: “I Knew Love. — I Had A Dog.” 3. Outdoor electric guitar. 100 watts per channel.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment