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Review: It is the morning of 9th September 2014, Mary Mapes veteran CBS News Producer believed that she had every reason to feel proud of a broadcast journalism job well done. 180 more words


Truth (2016) James Vanderbilt

Based on former CBS news producer, Mary Mapes memoir, the film takes a look as the 60 Minutes II segment claiming that then President, George W. 858 more words


Truth - Review


Despite the underlying importance of its subject matter, Truth is nothing more than a slog to sit through from start to finish. Screenwriter James Vanderbilt of Zodiac fame seems to have headed down somewhere else afterward and now with him going behind the camera, what could only have come up was something that’d go either way on the map. 814 more words

Film Reviews

"Independence Day: Resurgence" (2016) is a Whole Lot of Nothing


As the title suggests, “Independence Day: Resurgence” (2016) is a sequel to “Independence Day,” the 1996 blockbuster in which the United States saves the entire human race from invasion of aliens on America’s Independence Day.   769 more words

Thoughts And Musings

Truth (2015)

The story of The Killian Documents controversy (a.k.a. “Rathergate”) in the days leading up to the 2004 presidential election. When veteran newscaster Dan Rather 55 more words