Kirby Dick’s Outrage
is a suitably angry and provocative documentary that exposes the hypocrisy of politicians who promote an anti-gay agenda to win votes while purportedly living in the closet themselves. As with This Film Is Not Yet Rated
, Dick’s expose of the MPAA, Outrage
presents its case in slick and dramatic fashion, its palpable sense of righteous resentment ameliorated by a sardonic wit. Dick’s interest extends beyond merely making a compelling case that these political figures are, in fact, gay, despite their denials. He also explores the media’s reticence about exposing them. Dick could probably have devoted more time to exploring the ...