Dominick Dunne: After the Party
Dominick Dunne: After the Party (2008)

In this documentary detailing the life and times of famed writer and former Hollywood producer Dominick Dunne, filmmakers Tim Jolley and Kirsty De Garis explore the complex nature of a man who is at once a critic of pop culture, and a part… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 16, 2009
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Evan Williams
The Australian

His interviews suggest candour and humility and a wonderful enthusiasm for whatever cause he's espousing.

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Jake Wilson
The Age (Australia)

Jolley and de Garis never come close to revealing whatever lurks in the heart of this intelligent, ambitious, plainly unhappy and not particularly admirable man, who bears scars from many wounds, not all of them self-inflicted.

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Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

This is a knockout story, superbly told.

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Julie Rigg
MovieTime, ABC Radio National

It's an absorbing and honest film, but a sad one.

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Margaret Pomeranz
At the Movies (Australia)

An extraordinary account of a life spectacularly but not always wisely or well-lived.

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Brian Duff
FILMINK (Australia)

An indelible vision of a compromised, peculiar man.

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Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

I couldn't stop watching this riveting documentary about a man so obsessed by celebrity that he became one. But the story doesn't end there. Wealth, fame, power and love nose-dive on life's slippery dip.

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