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  1. Topher Grace Defends 'Spider-Man 3': It Made the "Gross National Income of a Small Country" (Q&A)

    1:58 pm 10/16/2015

    Grace tells THR that he sent producers an unsolicited Vimeo audition tape to help score his role in the Robert Redford film 'Truth.'Read more

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  2. CBS Bans Ads for Dan Rather Movie 'Truth'

    10:52 am 10/16/2015

    Sony Pictures Classics sought a multimillion dollar ad buy to promote the film on several shows but was turned down.Read more

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  3. Dan Rather Reflects on His Dramatic CBS Exit That Inspired 'Truth': "I Have a Lot of Wounds"

    7:00 am 10/7/2015

    The iconic newsman, now 83, hasn't stepped foot inside CBS in nearly 10 years. But he still has plenty to report about politics (Trump), network news ("I'm glad Brian Williams is back") and seeing his biggest mistake on the big screen. "It's astounding how little truth there is in 'Truth,'" counters CBS.Read more

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  4. Dan Rather on 'Truth': "It Is About What's Happened to News Reporting"

    4:22 pm 10/6/2015

    "My hope is that the film will encourage a discussion about where we go forward with journalism in America, having said that we have too much interference from political offices, from lobbyists, from corporate executives in news."Read more

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  5. Dan Rather Admires Pope Francis' Discussion of "Humility, Modesty, Forgiveness, Love"

    4:09 pm 10/6/2015

    "I think [Pope Francis] should be asked questions about church finances and about the church's problems with the abuse of underage children. He's acknowledged these are problems. I think in the end his papacy will be judged on how well or how poorly he manages to handle those two problems."Read more

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  6. Dan Rather on Trump: "I Don't Think It's Outside the Realm of Possibility He Gets Elected"

    4:00 pm 10/6/2015

    "I think the [presidential] campaign stars way too early, it lasts way too long, and it's far too expensive."Read more

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  7. 'Truth' L.A. Screening: James Vanderbilt Talks Affinity for Journalism

    9:47 am 10/6/2015

    Co-star Elisabeth Moss also reveals her favorite news figures, including a couple of news-focused comedians.Read more

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  8. Leslie Moonves and CBS Staff Heard Dismissing Robert Redford's Dan Rather Movie as "Half-Truth"

    7:15 am 9/16/2015

    Before its acclaimed premiere at TIFF, 'Truth' — about the scandal that ended the anchor's CBS News career — was screened for a special viewer: CBS president and CEO Moonves, who was not impressed.Read more

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  9. Rome Film Fest: Dan Rather Movie 'Truth' to Get European Premiere as Opening Night Selection

    6:17 am 9/16/2015

    The film about the CBS anchor's coverage of George W. Bush's Air National Guard career stars Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett.Read more

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  10. TIFF: '60 Minutes' Takes Another Big Screen Beating in 'Truth' — But Is It Justified?

    12:24 am 9/16/2015

    THR's awards analyst mulls over the new Oscar hopeful about 'Rather-gate,' which stars Cate Blanchett and Robert Redford, and wonders what to make of a film that argues its protagonists were unfairly targeted.Read more

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