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    Red Flag Picks Up Doc 'High Ground'; War Vets Summit the Himalayas with Blind Guide Weihenmayer

    Michael Brown's "High Ground" has been picked up by Red Flag Releasing for North American distribution. The documentary follows eleven Irag and Afghanistan war vets and one Gold Star Mother during their summit to the 20,000 foot Mount Lobuche peak in the Himalayas, along with their gui...

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    HBO Backs Mann & Frankham's 'Witness': Doc Series Follows War Combat Photographers

    HBO has lined up a new doc series "Witness" from "Luck" filmmaker Michael Mann; he and David Frankham will produce. The series will follow young war combat photographers as they go into conflict zones throughout Mexico, Brazil, Uganda and Libya.

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    Trailer Watch: Veep Starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    Bring it on.  Series premiere on April 22.  

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    Amy Poehler's Message to Lawmakers

    Could I love her anymore?  Doubtful.  If you haven't seen her segment from SNL that this came from, watch it here.  

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    HBO's 'Game Change' Debuts March 10; Look at 2008 Presidential Campaign Stars Moore, Harris & Harrelson

    "Game Change" will debut on HBO March 10 at 9pm. The film, directed by Jay Roach and written by Danny Strong (based on the bestselling book by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann), stars Julianne Moore as Sarah Palin, Ed Harris as John McCain and Woody Harrelson as McCain's senior campaign strategist, ...

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    Comedians Take on the Contraception Issue

    These are worth watching.  Just goes to show that the Republicans are our comedians best friends.  

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    Sexism Watch: NY Times Book Review Calls NY Times Reporter's Book "Chick Nonfiction"

    We hit another dubious milestone this weekend. A book called The Obamas written by veteran NY Times reporter Jodi Kantor was called "chick nonfiction" in a NY Times book review written by Douglas Brinkley.

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    Trailer Watch: Game Change

    This movie looks so much better than the book and I really loved the book.  Julianne Moore is totally rocking as Sarah Palin.  Love it!

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    WikiLeaks' Julian Assange to Cameo on 'The Simpsons' 500th Episode

    Julian Assange, of WikiLeaks fame, will guest star on "The Simpsons." He will appear as himself in the long-running show's 500th episode, airing February 19.

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    CASTING WATCH: Watch Out Bin Laden: Bigelow's Got Edgerton, Chastain, Strong & Ramirez

    Kathryn Bigelow's untitled Bin Laden project has landed a mighty fine cast: Joel Edgerton is now confirmed, along with Jessica Chastain, Edgar Ramirez and Mark Strong.

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