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Reality Is Harsh for 'Greenlight' Losers

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Reality Is Harsh for 'Greenlight' Losers

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Reality Is Harsh for 'Greenlight' Losers

Reality Is Harsh for 'Greenlight' Losers

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HBO is now airing the second season of Project Greenlight, a reality TV show that focuses on aspiring screenwriters and directors who earn a chance to make a movie for Miramax. Winners star in a behind-the-scenes look at the movie business. But what happens to those who miss the cut? NPR's Lynn Neary reports.

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