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Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth Movie Review

R, 108 min, 2008

Kate Beckinsale (Rachel Armstrong), Matt Dillon (Patton Dubois), Angela Bassett (Bonnie Benjamin), Alan Alda (Albert Burnside), Vera Farmiga (Erica Van Doren), David Schwimmer (Ray Armstrong), Courtney B. Vance (Agent O’Hara), Noah Wyle (Avril Aaronson), Floyd Abrams (Judge Hall), Preston Bailey (Timmy Armstrong), Kristen Bough (Allison Van Doren), Julie Ann Emery (Agent Boyd), Robert Harvey (Warden), Michael O’Neill (CIA Director), Kristen Shaw (Angel). Directed by Rod Lurie and produced by Marc Frydman, Lurie, and Bob Yari. Screenplay by Lurie.

Rod Lurie’s Nothing But the Truth is a fascinating, riveting, absorbing ripped-from-the-headlines political thriller about moral integrity, journalistic freedom and, yes, national security and what happens when all those virtues collide.

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