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Forgotten Favourites: Crumb, a fascinating portrait of a counter-culture icon

27 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

Documentaries get a raw deal. Most "Greatest Films of All Time" lists rarely have room for more than a handful of docs, because it's the general view that fiction is more thrilling than fact. Which is madness, as this 1995 movie directed by Terry Zwigoff shows.
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