Jonestown: The Life and Death of the Peoples Temple

 

Three and a half stars (NR)

Comprehensive, well-presented PBS documentary about Jim Jones and his church, the Peoples Temple, which started in Indianapolis and ended in Guyana with the largest mass suicide/murder in history. The film incorporates never-before-seen archival footage and in depth survivor interviews. Fascinating. 85 minutes. DVD INFO: Includes deleted scenes and an interview with director Stanley Nelson.

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