Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie

Before entire networks were built on populist personalities; before reality morphed into a TV genre; the masses fixated on a single, sociopathic star: controversial talk-show host Morton Downey, Jr.

"This sharp documentary tribute to Downey's bug-eyed, fulminating charisma - he was like a Nixon who'd let out his id - reveals the demons that drove him to fame, then dragged him down. " - ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY

"Riveting from start to finish." - HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

"This pull-no-punches portrait shocks and amuses with equal frequency." - NEW YORK TIMES


2012 / USA / Colour / English / 1.78 widescreen anamorphic presentation / Dolby Digital 5.1 / 90 minutes



Directors: Seth Kramer, Daniel A. Miller, Jeremy Newberger



  • Memorable Moments
  • Behind The Scenes Animation
  • An Evening with Kellie Everts
  • Commentary by Directors Seth Kramer, Daniel A. Miller and Jeremy Newberger
  • optional English SDH and Spanish subtitles
  • Theatrical trailer


Product Number: 10589