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US Officials Criticize 'Zero Dark Thirty' Torture Scenesi
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January 18, 2013 4:03 PM
Despite five Oscar nominations, including one for Best Picture, Kathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty, about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, has generated controversy due to its depiction of harsh interrogation methods. VOA's Penelope Poulou reports.

US Officials Criticize 'Zero Dark Thirty' Torture Scenes

Published January 18, 2013

Despite five Oscar nominations, including one for Best Picture, Kathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty, about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, has generated controversy due to its depiction of harsh interrogation methods. VOA's Penelope Poulou reports.


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