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'Phantom' an uneven yet fascinating film thriller

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Ed Harris plays the commander of a non-nuclear Russian submarine in the Cold War drama "Phantom."

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"Phantom," Todd Robinson's intriguing thriller, dusts off an obscure chapter in Cold War-era brinkmanship, made all the more piquant by the fact that the participants were compatriots. For a generation raised on Cold War paranoia, it will take some adjusting to root for the bad guy, who, in the course of faithfully serving a country not our own, just might have saved the world.
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