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Clooney brings politics to Venice with “Good Night”

Clooney brings politics to Venice with "Good Night"

George Clooney brought political controversy to the Venice Film Festival on Thursday with “Good Night. And, Good Luck,” a black-and-white tale of broadcasting courage during the McCarthy-era witch hunts of the 1950s. Clooney, who acts in and directs the film, is the first of several A-list Hollywood stars due to walk the red carpet at the sun-soaked Lido, host to days of waterfront parties. Clara Ferreira-Marques reports in Reuters.

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