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Kill the Messenger (2014) - Jeremy Renner

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Kill the Messenger (2014) - Jeremy Renner

Postby Tyler » Mon Feb 04, 2019 8:26 am

I read about Gary Webb over the weekend on Reddit and then watched the movie about his life. I thought the movie was interesting, but a little hard to follow at first. It actually made Jocelyn and me feel dumb at times, but after we paused and compared notes it made more sense. Worth a watch, but it wasn't as exciting as I thought it would be.

The part of the Reddit thing that jumped out to me was
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Journalist Gary Webb, California 1996, started investigating CIA's role in the 1980s in getting crack cocaine to the black part of LA to get money and weapons to the Contras/freedom fighters in Nicaragua.

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