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A Closer Look ("Saving Private Ryan") #770768

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 11, 2004
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The controversy over ABC's Veterans Day airing tonight of the World War II film "Saving Private Ryan" introduced.

(New York: Dan Harris) The refusal of several major ABC affiliates to broadcast the film examined; movie excerpts shown; details recalled of the flap over Janet Jackson's "wardrobe malfunction" at the Super Bowl. [Citadel Communications president Ray COLE†- says the FCC's changes have put broadcasters in a tough position in deciding what is acceptable.] [VETERAN, Parents Television Council Brent BOZELL†- oppose banning "Saving Private Ryan."]

Gibson, Charles;
Harris, Dan

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