ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 16, 2007
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(New York: Cynthia McFadden) How the story inside the film "The Kite Runner" may have put the young actors from Afghanistan in danger back home examined; film clips shown; details given about the controversial rape scene and what Paramount did to relocate the boys out of the country. [Director Marc FORSTER- says he never considered that the children would be in danger.] [Former CIA officer John KIKIAKOU- comments on the film and what was considered objectionable and shameful in Afghanistan.] ["The Kite Runner" author Khaled HOSSEINI- talks about his novel.]
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