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TV Producer Gregory Hoblit on Roe Vs. Wade

Hoblit's new made-for-TV movie dramatizes the groundbreaking Supreme Court case. The film has faced criticism from anti-abortion activists -- even though several have admitted to never having seen it. Hoblit is best known for producing television programs like Hill Street Blues, which broke conventions by relying heavily on hand-held cameras and degraded film, and pushing the boundaries of what kind of material was appropriate for broadcast.

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Other segments from the episode on May 11, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 11, 1989: Interview with Gregory Hoblit; Review of albums by Phoebe Snow, Dion, and Donny Osmond; Interview with Kurt Hoffman; Review of the film "How to Get Ahead in…

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