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'The Lizard' Raises Eyebrows in Iran

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'The Lizard' Raises Eyebrows in Iran

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'The Lizard' Raises Eyebrows in Iran

'The Lizard' Raises Eyebrows in Iran

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A new movie is selling out theaters in Iran but angering some of the country's religious leaders. Government censors delayed the release of The Lizard, and some leading clerics want it banned altogether. Hear NPR's Steve Inskeep and journalist Roxana Saberi.