Documentary offers in-depth portrait of Pearl

But show falls short in study of `jihadi' guilty in his death

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October 10, 2006|By David Zurawik | David Zurawik,sun television critic

Access is everything in The Journalist and the Jihadi: The Murder of Daniel Pearl.

The HBO documentary premiering tonight rises in describing the life of Pearl, a Wall Street Journal reporter who was murdered in 2002 while tracking al-Qaida.

On TV The Journalist and the Jihadi: The Murder of Daniel Pearl airs at 8 tonight on HBO.

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