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Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press (1996)

Not Rated
90 min | Documentary, Biography

The profile of controversial journalist George Seldes and a piercing examination of America's news media. Narrated by Susan Sarandon, with readings of writings by Ed Asner, this Academy Award-nominated film includes stunning archival ...See moreThe profile of controversial journalist George Seldes and a piercing examination of America's news media. Narrated by Susan Sarandon, with readings of writings by Ed Asner, this Academy Award-nominated film includes stunning archival materials. Written by Anonymous See less
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Oct 1996 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Susan Sarandon
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Edward Asner
Reader - Seldes' Writings (voice) Reader - Seldes' Writings (voice)   See fewer
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Ben Bagdikian
Himself - Author, The Media Monopoly Himself - Author, The Media Monopoly   See fewer
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Jeff Cohen
Himself - Executive Director, FAIR Himself - Executive Director, FAIR   See fewer
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Daniel Ellsberg
Himself - Subscribed as freshman at Harvard Himself - Subscribed as freshman at Harvard   See fewer
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Nat Hentoff
Himself - Columnist / The Village Voice Himself - Columnist / The Village Voice   See fewer
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Russ Holcomb
Additional Voice (voice) Additional Voice (voice)   See fewer
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Jack Hollander
Himself - In fact subscriber at age 15 Himself - In fact subscriber at age 15   See fewer
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Lorri Holt
Additional Voice (voice) Additional Voice (voice)   See fewer
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Phillip Knightley
Author, The First Casualty Author, The First Casualty   See fewer
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Colman McCarthy
Himself - Columnist, The Washington Post Himself - Columnist, The Washington Post   See fewer
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Morton Mintz
Himself - Reporter, The Washington Post, retired Himself - Reporter, The Washington Post, retired   See fewer
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Ralph Nader
Himself - Read In fact in junior high school Himself - Read In fact in junior high school   See fewer
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Victor Navasky
Himself - Editor / The Nation Himself - Editor / The Nation   See fewer
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George Seldes
Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
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Marian Seldes
Herself - George's niece Herself - George's niece   See fewer
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Timothy Seldes
Himself - George's nephew Himself - George's nephew   See fewer
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Victor Weingarten
Himself - Associate editor, In fact Himself - Associate editor, In fact   See fewer
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8.3 / 10 | 96 votes