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A reporter becomes the target of a vicious smear campaign that drives him to the point of suicide after he exposes the CIA's role in arming Contra rebels in Nicaragua and importing cocaine into California. Based on the true story of journalist Gary Webb.

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Directed by

Michael Cuesta

Written by

Peter Landesman (Screenplay)
Gary Webb (Novel)

Runtime

112 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Can you keep a national secret?

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Keywords

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