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PG| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
When Senator Joseph McCarthy begins his foolhardy campaign to root out Communists in America, CBS News impresario Edward R. Murrow (David Strathairn) dedicates himself to exposing the atrocities being committed by McCarthy's Senate "investigation." Murrow is supported by a news team that includes long-time friend and producer Fred Friendly (George Clooney). The CBS team does its best to point out the senator's lies and excesses, despite pressure from CBS' corporate sponsors to desist.

Cast: David Strathairn , Patricia Clarkson , George Clooney , Jeff Daniels , Robert Downey Jr. , Frank Langella , Ray Wise , Robert John Burke

Director: George Clooney

Genres: Historical drama, Biography

Distributor: Warner Independent

Good Night, and Good Luck (2005)

Release Date: October 7th, 2005|1 hr. 33 min.

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