Where's My Roy Cohn? Reviews

October 23, 2019
Worst of all, Cohn might actually fancy this condemnation. In treating him as a devil, its most cogent argument is for the continued power and relevance of a long-dead man.
October 23, 2019
Where's My Roy Cohn? presents all the evils enacted by Cohn, but doesn't know what to do once the facts are laid out.
September 22, 2019
So biased and clumsy it should be taught in film school as an epitome of artless advocacy.
September 20, 2019
Matt Tyrnauer's scintillating, gossipy, heavy-handed documentary delves into Cohn's contradictions without much illumination.
September 19, 2019
There are plenty of reasons to hate Cohn. But, by wrapping those up alongside negative connotations about homosexuality and by cherry-picking sound bites like Michael Moore, Tyrnauer overplays a good hand.
September 19, 2019
Roy Cohn was way more entertaining than the new documentary about Roy Cohn.
September 18, 2019
What could possibly fill a person with so much denial and self-loathing? But Tyrnauer's approach errs more on the side of book report than character study.
September 12, 2019
Now that the fashionable Left has abandoned compassion -- and complexity -- this slicker-than-Michael Moore doc buries Roy Cohn as a paradigm for Machiavellian ruthlessness.
July 30, 2019
Where's My Roy Cohn? concludes as a deservedly harsh examination of an infamous figure but its existence is nothing more than a checklist of Cohn's greatest hits.
February 1, 2019
Bad people tend to make for good documentaries, and Roy Cohn was one of the worst.