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Special Correspondents (2009)
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Special Correspondents (2009)
Original name: Envoyés très spéciaux
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: R2I, a famous news radio station, sends its best reporting duo to Iraq: Frank, journalist, and Poussin, sound engineer. Very quickly, millions of listeners follow their highly documented stories, reflecting the hot intensity of the fighting and the difficult survival of the population.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good, captivating, melancholic
Plot: adventure, misfit, journalism, farce, heroes, friends, media, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, fake kidnapping, on the road, escapades, silly humor, media satire, money raising, iraq war, hostage, journalist, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, iraq, paris france, middle east, europe

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