A brilliant study in the link between moral corruption and narcissism.
- David Edelstein, New York Magazine
Engrossing... a fantastic international thriller!
- J. Hoberman, The Village Voice
It is the gift of Terrors Advocate, Barbet Schroeders riveting new documentary, to simply present Vergès as is, to say here is the man"" and let things speak for themselves. Do they ever.""
- Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times
One of the most engaging, morally unsettling political thrillers in quite some time, with the extra advantage of being true.
- A.O. Scott, The New York Times
[The] Verges story is colourful, outrageous...Terrors Advocate remains plenty gripping.
- Jason Anderson, EYE Weekly