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World War II / Iwo Jima / Eastwood Movies #840193

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 03, 2006
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) An exclusive interview held with Hollywood legend Clint Eastwood, who is bringing the iconic photograph of US Marines planting the flag on Mt. Suribachi†† on Iwo Jima in World War II to the screen; photos & film excerpts shown. ["Flags of Our Fathers" director EASTWOOD - talks about the deadly battle; says the good guys paid a heavy price in war.] [Marines John HUFFHINES††, Bob DAY††, Raymond JACOBS††, Ralph GRIFFITHS††- comment on the two flags being raised & the Marines.]

Couric, Katie;
Whitaker, Bill

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