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'A Nightmare in Las Vegas' doc asks questions, offers theories in probe of mass shooting

'A Nightmare in Las Vegas' doc asks questions, offers theories in probe of mass shooting

DIY documentarian Charlie Minn styles himself as a rogue journalist, diving into the darkest elements of society, utilizing found footage, interviews and reenactments to explore violence, mayhem and murder. His latest feature, “A Nightmare in Las Vegas,” explores the deadliest mass shooting in recent U.S. history, the massacre at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in October 2017.

A lone gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, killing 58 people and injuring 851,422 from gunshot wounds. It’s an act of such unthinkable terror that it’s too much to comprehend.

Minn unfolds the events of the shooting in extreme detail, interviewing victims,...

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