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McCarthy to debut film at fest

McCarthy to debut film at festActor Andrew McCarthy, of "Pretty in Pink" fame, is making his directorial debut at the Rhode Island International Film Festival, which kicks off Aug. 10. The six-day event will feature 265 films from across the United States and more than 60 countries. Organizers expect about 20,000 people to attend. McCarthy, who most recently appeared in the television show "Kingdom Hospital," is offering his short film, "News for the Church."
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