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Pacino looks a dead ringer for mad maestro murderer Spector

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Helen Mirren and Al Pacino in a scene from the HBO film Phil Spector. AP

Helen Mirren and Al Pacino in a scene from the HBO film Phil Spector. AP

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Helen Mirren and Al Pacino in a scene from the HBO film Phil Spector. AP

UNCANNY or what?

Al Pacino, pictured with Helen Mirren, looks uncannily like legendary music producer Phil Spector.

The film explores the client-attorney relationship between lawyer Linda Kenney Baden (played by Mirren) and Spector who is currently in jail for murder.

It premieres on Sunday on HBO in America.

It has already been panned both by Spector's wife Rachelle and the family of Lana Clarkson, who was murdered by the music legend in 2003. He's serving 19 years to life in prison.

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HBO defended the film saying it is not filmed "as a news story, and the film is not an attempt to comment upon the trial or its outcome".


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