new delillo in february 2010
A young filmmaker visits the desert home of a secret war advisor in the hopes of making a documentary. The situation is complicated by the arrival of the older man's daughter, and the narrative takes a dark turn.
Documentaries, deserts, secret war advisors? Yep, that's DeLillo alright.
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