Two DVDs to watch along with Gen. Michael V. Hayden’s confirmation hearings
With hearings under way for Gen. Michael V. Hayden as CIA chief, we suggest this pair of DVDs as a primer.
The 1974 Francis Ford Coppola film, starring Gene Hackman, about the soul-killing aspect of surveillance.
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
George Clooney’s pungent 2002 satire about game-show host Chuck Barris’ claim to being a CIA op.