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Thursday, July 26 2012

J. Edgar Hoover Goes to the Movies: The FBI and the Origins of Hollywood's Cold War

Between 1942 and 1958, J. Edgar Hoover's FBI conducted a sweeping investigation of the motion picture industry to expose Hollywood's alleged subversion of "the American Way" through its depiction of social problems, class differences, and alternative political ideologies.


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Tuesday, October 2 2012

'J. Edgar Goes to the Movies' Illuminates Our Times

One of the more interesting moments of the last century gets a fresh look and offers new perspectives on what was and what might come to pass.


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