Newswire: Scientology still trying to stop people from seeing Going Clear

According to the suppressive persons at The Hollywood Reporter, the totally legitimate religious institution known as The Church Of Scientology is apparently trying to stop theaters in Florida from showing Going Clear, Alex Gibney’s documentary about the church that aired earlier this year on HBO. The Cobb Countryside 12, a small theater in Clearwater, Florida (which also happens to be the home of Scientology’s bizarrely named headquarters, Flag Land Base), was planning to start showing the film soon, but then it contacted HBO to say that it had canceled those plans after supposedly “receiving threats from the church.” Apparently Scientology doesn’t want the people to know about all of the monstrous things it does?

Another local theater, the AMC Woodlands Square 20, agreed to pick up Going Clear instead, but now it has also been forced to cancel its screenings. This time it’s not entirely because …

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