When the Gerhardts approach the Motor Hotel, Hanzee is left to guard Floyd. The shot from the front shows his rifle propped on one shoulder. Then the camera shows a reverse-angle shot of the men dispersing. In the reverse shot, Hanzee's rifle is at his side (barely visible). See more
And so, we come to perhaps the bloodiest chapter in the long and violent history of the Midwest region. And here, I'm speaking of Luverne, Minnesota, 1979 - commonly referred to by laypeople as the Massacre at Sioux Falls. Readers will know that I've chosen to file this case as a Minnesota crime, even though most of the murders took place in North and then South Dakota. But I believe the key to understanding this complex and nuanced crime is to look at the butcher and small-town ...