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Former Beirut hostages Brian Keenan and James McCarthy have told the story of their imprisonment in a new film, "Blind Flight," which has premiered in Dublin.
"Blind Flight," called the unluckiest film in recent British history, finally has had its premiere after repeated grounding on a tricky 13-year journey.
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