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Hollywood on Trial

Directed by David Helpern
United States, 1976
Documentary

Synopsis

Due to the Red Scare of the 1940s and 1950s, actors, writers and directors were persecuted and investigated by the House of Un-American Activities Committee after being considered suspects of committing Anti-American acts by preaching the Communism in their films and television shows.

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Hollywood on Trial Directed by David Helpern

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1977 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Features