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Plot Summary
"Rebels with a Cause" is the story of the hopes, rebellions, and repression of the 1960s, told by those who lived it -- members of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS). It captures the passion and spirit of a decade when a generation lost its innocence -- and helped change America.

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Director: Helen Garvy

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Cowboy Booking International, Zeitgeist Films

Rebels with a Cause (2000)

Release Date: November 10th, 2000|1 hr. 50 min.

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  • It rambles, it's repetitive, but once in a while there's a sparkling moment when someone speaks in a way that conjures the fierce passion of the '60s. show more

  • Even if this film may irritate some people who remember "the movement" differently, it's nevertheless a fascinating and often moving document of recent history. show more

  • What Garvy's oral history of the Students for a Democratic Society lacks in clarity and opposing viewpoints it makes up for with fascinating personal reminiscences of a turbulent time. show more

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Where Everyone Has Gone Before #19: 'Rebel Without a Cause'

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Jacob Hall on Nov 20th, 2010 5:02PM

Welcome to Where Everyone Has Gone Before, the column in which I continue my film education before your very eyes by seeking out and watching all of the movies I should have seen by now. I will first...

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