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SXSW Movie Review: Fantastic Lies

11:45 pm Mar. 11, 2016

Near the end of Fantastic Lies, a newspaper columnist in North Carolina reads on camera a piece she published apologizing to the Duke lacrosse team for her rush to judgment in their 2006 rape case.

As it turned out, she was among many in the Durham, N.C. community — and much further — who made the same knee-jerk mistake, perpetuating a false accusation that players on the team had violently assaulted two female strippers at