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'7 Deadly Sins' review: Morgan Spurlock's latest goes to extremes
'7 Deadly Sins' review: Morgan Spurlock's latest goes to extremes

Part of documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock's method has long been to insert himself into the story -- it's served him well from his debut feature, "Super Size Me," a decade ago right up to his recent CNN series, "Inside Man." But for his new seven-episode series on Showtime, "7 Deadly Sins," which begins Thursday, the never camera-shy Spurlock has restricted his role to that of a simple introductory host, appearing Alfred Hitchcock-like in a series of campy wrap-around segments. Based on the subject matter, that decision may have been for the good of his own health. "7 Deadly Sins" centers each of its episodes on one of...

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