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Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017)

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The story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.

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L. Patrick Gray
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Ed Miller
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Angelo Lano
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Charlie Bates
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Carol Tschudy
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Pat Miller
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Robert Kunkel
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Joan Felt
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John Dean
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Sandy Smith
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Stan Pottinger
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The story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.

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29 September 2017 (USA)  »

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$34,217 (North America) (1 October 2017)
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This is the second time Peter Landesman has worked with either Scott Free or Playtone productions. The other Playtone movie Landesman directed was Parkland (2013) and the other Scott Free movie was Concussion (2015). See more »

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The 1-yr old National Museum of African American History and Culture is visible in scenes of Washington DC at the beginning of the movie, which starts in 1972. See more »

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Mark Felt: What brings you back?
Bill Sullivan: Two words: Re. Venge.
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Hollywood does what it does...masterfully
27 September 2017 | by (california) – See all my reviews

I don't know why viewers continue to cut down movies, writers and directors just because they take liberty with the facts. Hollywood does what it does to keep the action going and to make films interesting.

How in the world do the previous reviewers know the facts? Most of them probably were children when Deep Throat occurred and have read and retained only stories about Felt that matched their own interpretations.

Give Landesman a chance. Felt was the subject, Felt was one of the writers, Felt was the consultant. Only someone who was part of the actual situation is privileged to give his own interpretation.

Face it, naysayers, interpretation is what life is all about, and we all need to just watch and see movies as another interpretation. Don't jump on the cast and director just because you don't like the interpretation.


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