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Uncovered: The Whole Truth About the Iraq War (2004)

Interviews with varied U.S officials and experts offer a deconstruction on the Bush administration's case for war in Iraq in the wake of 9/11.

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Credited cast:
David Albright ...
Himself - Physicist and former weapons inspector with the IAEA Action team
Robert Baer ...
Himself - Former CIA operative who served in Iraq and Lebanon
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Himself - Former Head of the CIA's Societ / Eastern European Division and Station Chief in Pakistan
Rand Beers ...
Himself - Former Special Assistant to the President and National Security Council Senior Director for Combating Terrorism
Bill Christison ...
Himself - Former CIA Director of the Office of Regional and Political Analysis
David Corn ...
Himself - Washington Editor of the Nation Magazine
Philip Coyle ...
Himself - Former Assistant Security of Defense and Director of Operational Test and Evaluation at the Pentagon
John Dean ...
Himself - Former White House Counsel to President Nixon
Patrick Eddington ...
Himself - Former CIA Analyst during the 1991 Iraq War
Chas Freeman ...
Himself - Former Assistant Secretary of Defense and Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
Graham Fuller ...
Himself - Former Vice Chairman of the National Intelligence Council at the CIA
Melvin Goodman ...
Himself - 20 year Senior CIA Analyst (as Mel Goodman)
John Brady Kiesling ...
Himself - Former Political Counselor to the US Embassy Athens, Greece
Karen Kwiatkowski ...
Herself - Former Air Force Lt. Colonel
Patrick Lang ...
Himself - Former Chief of Middle East Intelligence at the Defense Intelligence Agency
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Interviews with varied U.S officials and experts offer a deconstruction on the Bush administration's case for war in Iraq in the wake of 9/11.

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The story of how truth became the first American casualty in Iraq.

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3 November 2004 (Spain)  »

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former White House council to Richard Nixon: Senior administration officials is a key to very specifically the president, vice president, cabinet officers and the top of the White house.
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former White House council to Richard Nixon: had gone out of their way to get that information out, not only told Novak, told Time magazine. They wanted that information out. Now, that's against a statutory law that prohibits the identification of CIA operatives. It also has the potential of placing that person in jeopardy because of their operations, and their own operation and people they ...
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Important But It Repeats Itself
29 July 2004 | by (Glen Cove, New York) – See all my reviews

Running only 56 minutes, its too long for what it is.

Understand, I'm against the war and do think we were lied to, but I don't think that we need to see Bush and his administration shifting and shifting and shifting their stories for an hour. Its the same thing over and over, and after half an hour of this the point was made.

Granted the entire film is not just the shifting stories, there are interviews with experts, and they are the high points of the film. Why the more of these weren't put into the film is beyond me. Granted they are on the DVD as an extra, but as of right now I'm too unhappy with the film to continue onward.

6 out of 10, yes it makes the point but it goes on a bit too long.


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