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The Real American: Joe McCarthy (2011)

95 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

An unflinching look at the rise and fall of one of the most infamous political figures in US history.
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Oct 12, 2012 (United States)

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John Sessions
Joe McCarthy Joe McCarthy   See fewer
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Justine Waddell
Jean Kerr Jean Kerr   See fewer
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Trystan Gravelle
Roy Cohn Roy Cohn   See fewer
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James Garnon
Richard Nixon Richard Nixon   See fewer
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Philip Bulcock
Alvin Spivak Alvin Spivak   See fewer
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Al Gregg
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Robert Lyons
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Tim Ahern
Allen Welsh Dulles Allen Welsh Dulles   See fewer
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Ryan McCluskey
William Bundy William Bundy   See fewer
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Toby Longworth
Walter Pforzheimer Walter Pforzheimer   See fewer
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Mark Plonsky
James Jesus Angleton James Jesus Angleton   See fewer
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Morgan Deare
Drew Pearson Drew Pearson   See fewer
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Shaun Lawton
John G. Adams John G. Adams   See fewer
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Esther Zimmering
Mary Driscoll Mary Driscoll   See fewer
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Liam Mockridge
Young Joe McCarthy Young Joe McCarthy   See fewer
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Spencer O'Brien
Student Joe McCarthy Student Joe McCarthy   See fewer
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Philip Rosch
Farmer Steve Miller Farmer Steve Miller   See fewer
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Cosima Shaw
Louise Louise   See fewer
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Daniel Fritz
David Schine David Schine   See fewer
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Jesse Inman
Francis Carr Francis Carr   See fewer
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Jeff Caster
Lyman Kirkpatrick Lyman Kirkpatrick   See fewer
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Carl Bernstein
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Benjamin C. Bradlee
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Peter Brooke
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Ann Coulter
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Mae Hughes
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James Juliana
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Henry Kissinger
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Joseph McCarthy
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Joseph Nye
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Constance Bennett
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Roy M. Cohn
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Jack Dempsey
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Dwight D. Eisenhower
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Allen Ginsberg
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J. Edgar Hoover
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Jean Kerr Minetti
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Edward R. Murrow
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Richard Nixon
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G. David Schine
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Ingeborg Vehlen
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7.1 / 10 | 82 votes