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Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)

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Jeff Daniels Jeff Daniels
Sig Mickelson
David Strathairn David Strathairn
Edward R. Murrow
Alex Borstein Alex Borstein
Natalie
Rose Abdoo Rose Abdoo
Mili Lerner
Dianne Reeves Dianne Reeves
Jazz Singer
Peter Martin Peter Martin
Pianist
Christoph Luty Christoph Luty
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Jeff Hamilton Jeff Hamilton
Drummer


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George Clooney George Clooney
(written by)
Grant Heslov Grant Heslov
(written by)


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Beautiful and Low Key

11 years, 2 months ago at Sep 19 13:15
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Good Night, and Good Luck concerns Edward R. Murrow's decision to expose the McCarthy trials and the Government's hunt for Communists as outrageous and unconstitutional. As Murrow and CBS were up against very powerful people, this was quite risky. The movie is beautiful, taking full advantage of what Black and White can do, and enjoying the stylishness of the 1950's. It's a very smart movie, us... read more

A very good movie

7 years, 8 months ago at Mar 11 14:02
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Before Ben Affleck surprisingly became the hottest actor-turned-director at work nowadays, it seems at some point that George Clooney would get this prestigious title. Indeed, with this movie, he was apparenly becoming a director to reckon with in the future. Unfortunately, his follow-up would be the really underwhelming ‘Leatherheads’ and it has been a decade since we have been waiting for so... read more

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7 years, 6 months ago at May 19 10:42
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A brilliant depiction of a controversial chapter of American history. Wonderful direction quick script and an excellent performance by David Strathairn. Contains tiny little flaws such as; parts of the plot are a little unclear-other than that well worth the watch.
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In the early 1950's, the threat of Communism created an air of paranoia in the United States and exploiting those fears was Senator Joseph McCarthy of Wisconsin. However, CBS reporter Edward R. Murrow and his producer Fred W. Friendly decided to take a stand and challenge McCarthy and expose him for the fear monger he was. However, their actions took a great personal toll on both men, but they stood by their convictions and helped to bring down one of the most controversial senators in American history.
Release date: 4 November 2005
Tags: Drama (20), 2005 (14), Journalism (11), Politics (10), History (9), Historical (9), Political (8), Black & White (8), 2000s (8), Communism (8), Biography (7), 1950s (7), Television (6), (6), Activism (5), Mccarthyism (5), Communist (5), Red Scare (4), Wisconsin (3), Journalist (3)
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