Movie Article

We Spy

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 Conversation
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.

Originally posted May 26, 2006 Published in issue #879 Jun 02, 2006 Order article reprints

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