'Exterminate All the Brutes' offers a searing second take on US history

Published Apr 07 2021 at 1:53 PM GMT
  • Near the end of "Exterminate All the Brutes," director Raoul Peck's searing four-part historical hybrid about the sordid history of colonialism, he says, "The very existence of this film is a miracle.
  • He's right, less because of its existence, but rather seeing such a sweeping indictment of US history, and the way it has traditionally been taught, in a broad commercial venue like HBO.


  • Published Apr 7, 2021 1:53 PM GMT