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  1. 'Serial' to Tackle Bowe Bergdahl Case for Upcoming Season

    3:31 am 9/23/2015

    The hit podcast will focus on the mystery surrounding Sgt. Bergdahl's disappearance and imprisonment in Afghanistan. Read more

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  2. CIA Slammed for Sloppy Dealings With Hollywood After 'Zero Dark Thirty'

    2:23 pm 9/9/2015

    The CIA changed the way it works with Hollywood after questions arose about access provided to 'Zero Dark Thirty' filmmakers, who bestowed officers with gifts ranging from pearl earrings to expensive tequila.Read more

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  3. Writer Mark Boal Boards Sony's 'Uncharted' (Exclusive)

    6:29 pm 11/6/2014

    The 'Zero Dark Thirty' writer is being brought on to do script work on the video-game-based projectRead more

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  4. Two Bowe Bergdahl Film Projects Battle for Green Light

    6:09 pm 6/16/2014

    Mark Boal and Todd Field are writing competing projects about the controversial figure who spent five years in captivity, though Berghdal's life rights are still up for grabs.Read more

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  5. Mark Boal Company Scores Megan Ellison as Backer, Taps Hugo Lindgren as President

    9:11 pm 5/5/2014

    Boal, who wrote and produced "The Hurt Locker" and "Zero Dark Thirty," is ramping up his Page 1 production company with a goal of teaming journalists with film and TV studios.Read more

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  6. Leon Panetta Revealed Secret Info to 'Zero Dark Thirty' Screenwriter

    8:00 am 12/11/2013

    Newly declassified documents show that the former CIA director disclosed details about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden during a speech he didn't know Mark Boal was attending.Read more

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  7. Judge: Secret Told to 'Zero Dark Thirty' Filmmakers Won't Be Shared

    11:56 am 8/29/2013

    Just because Kathryn Bigelow knows something, that doesn't mean the information is "truly public."Read more

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  8. Memo Suggests CIA Shaped 'Zero Dark Thirty' Narrative

    4:15 pm 5/6/2013

    Screenwriter Mark Boal responds that certain requests were honored to "keep operational details and the identity of the participants confidential."Read more

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  9. Senate Drops 'Zero Dark Thirty' Probe

    3:15 pm 2/25/2013

    One day after the film is saved from an Oscars shutout by a rare tie, investigators end the high-profile investigation into the filmmakers' access.Read more

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  10. 'Zero Dark Thirty' Faces Protest From 9/11 Victim's Family

    4:42 pm 2/23/2013

    The use of real voices in the Sony film was "just outrageous, and totally poor judgment," said the brother of American Airlines flight 11 attendant Betty Ong.Read more

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