The Good Life With Bad Choices
‘Unraveled,’ a Documentary by Marc H. Simon
Opens on Friday in New York and Los Angeles.
Directed by Marc H. Simon
1 hour 25 minutes; not rated
Like the Upper East Side penthouse in which it unfolds, the documentary “Unraveled” is cool and elegant, echoing with spaces for our imaginations to fill. The home’s chastened owner is Marc Dreier, the Manhattan lawyer whose serial embezzlement of hundreds of millions of dollars from hedge funds and clients would end, finally, in a 2009 fraud conviction. The how of Mr. Dreier’s actions has been well documented; the why may never be answered…