How to Fix a Drug Scandal: Miniseries Reviews

April 10, 2020
This is not a flashy series with the quick jump cuts and comedic irony interlaced within the story that you sometimes find when documentaries try to appeal to mainstream audiences, and that's okay.
Full Review | Original Score: B
April 3, 2020
The choice to frame the series around Farak's case, rather than Dookhan's, feels structurally shaky... Yet Carr's thoroughness is unassailable.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
April 3, 2020
Like a John Grisham thriller but more visceral because it's true, "How to Fix a Drug Scandal" races by with its combination of engaging angles.
April 3, 2020
Veers dangerously close to becoming cheesy and artificial. But the results of Farak and Dookhan's actions is so fascinating, that we're very interested in watching this until the end.
April 2, 2020
What may catch a viewer off guard is how gripping the story is and how it flies by.
April 2, 2020
There's a human element missing from this entire production.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
April 2, 2020
This docu-series serves as a reminder to carefully consider how much we trust our criminal justice system.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5