The Trials of Henry Kissinger

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The Trials of Henry Kissinger
The Trials of Henry Kissinger DVD cover.jpg
DVD cover
Directed byEugene Jarecki
Produced by
Written by
Based onThe Trial of Henry Kissinger
by Christopher Hitchens
Narrated byBrian Cox
Music byPeter Nashel
Edited bySimon Barker
Release date
Running time
80 minutes
Box office$515,678 (US)

The Trials of Henry Kissinger (2002) is a documentary film inspired by Christopher Hitchens' 2001 book The Trial of Henry Kissinger, examining war crimes claimed to have been done by Henry Kissinger, the National Security Advisor and later Secretary of State under Presidents Nixon and Ford.

The film was directed by Eugene Jarecki and narrated by Brian Cox.


Review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes collected 58 reviews, of which 95% were positive.[1] Metacritic gave the film a score of 72/100 based on 23 critics.[2]


  1. ^ "The Trials of Henry Kissinger". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved May 24, 2017.
  2. ^ "The Trials of Henry Kissinger". Metacritic. Retrieved May 24, 2017.

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