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    • Blacklisted, Episode 1

    • Hollywood on Trial
    • By: Tony Kahn
    • Narrated by: Tony Kahn, Rob Leibman, Carol O'Connor
    • Length: 41 mins
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    Episode One: The House Un-American Activities Committee opens its stormy hearings into Communist influence in Hollywood, in October, 1947. Ten leftist screenwriters denounce the investigation and are sentenced to jail for contempt. Gordon Kahn, a well-known enemy of HUAC, escapes a similar fate when the Committee suspends it hearings before calling him to testify. Blacklisted and under FBI surveillance, Kahn fights publicly for the freedom of "The Hollywood Ten" as fear of criticizing the Committee spreads through Hollywood.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Review of the series not just this episode

    • By Anonymous User on 12-20-10

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