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The Bay (movie)

Scientists find a little to like in 'Bay' film

Scientists find a little to like in 'Bay' film

SPOILER ALERT: This story reveals features of the plot. Baltimore-born film director Barry Levinson has said his new eco-horror movie, "The Bay," about a Chesapeake Bay turned deadly by environmental abuse, is "80 percent factual." Bay scientists and one activist who've seen it say the film, which opened Friday, does touch on some very real issues affecting the bay. But they say the artistic license taken with the facts and the gore that makes it a horror movie may overwhelm any back story about what's wrong with the Chesapeake. "They got enough science to be dangerous," said Donald Boesch, president of the University of Maryland Center for...