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McCarthy: Death of a Witch Hunter (1975)

Documentary of the U.S. Senator Joseph McCarthy, who rose to prominence in the early 1950s by trumpeting allegations of a vast conspiracy by alleged Communist agents whom he claimed had ... See full summary »

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Emile de Antonio

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Credited cast:
Paul Newman ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Roy M. Cohn ... Himself - Chief Counsel to McCarthy (archive footage)
Dwight D. Eisenhower ... Himself (archive footage)
Mamie Eisenhower ... Herself (archive footage)
Alger Hiss Alger Hiss ... Himself (archive footage)
Robert F. Kennedy ... Himself - Advisor (archive footage)
Owen Lattimore Owen Lattimore ... Himself - Professor: Johns Hopkins University (archive footage)
Joseph McCarthy ... Himself (archive footage)
John L. McClellan John L. McClellan ... Himself - US Senator (archive footage)
J. Robert Oppenheimer ... Himself (archive footage)
Ethel Rosenberg ... Herself (archive footage)
Julius Rosenberg ... Himself (archive footage)
Stuart Symington Stuart Symington ... Himself - US Senator (archive footage)
Harry S. Truman ... Himself - Speech Against McCarthyism and the Big Lie (archive footage)
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Documentary of the U.S. Senator Joseph McCarthy, who rose to prominence in the early 1950s by trumpeting allegations of a vast conspiracy by alleged Communist agents whom he claimed had infiltrated the U.S. government, media, film industry, labor unions and other organizations. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Language:

English

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