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THE KITE RUNNER

(BY ALI NADERZAD) Ever noticed how New York's streets in movies so closely resemble Toronto's? It seems similar transmutations have been occurring between Iran and Afghanistan. Whenever Iranian characters are portrayed on screen, it is often by Afghani actors--until now, at least. Marc Forster's The Kite Runner, slated for release this November, was adapted from the best-selling novel of the same ... more >