Plot & Details
This documentary examines the career of legendary journalist Edward R. Murrow, whose frontline coverage of World War II and courageous confrontation of J. Edgar Hoover during the height of McCarthyism made him a heroic figure in his field. CBS correspondent Charles Kuralt narrates the film as it explores the new paths that Murrow forged in news and investigation.
- Genre(s): Documentary,Special Interest
- Run Time: 113min.
- DVD Release Date: 05/31/2005
- Distributor(s): Docurama
- Director(s): Susan Steinberg
- Starring: Edward R. Murrow , Charles Kuralt
- Themes: Members of the Press
- Tone: Reflective,Stylish,Warm
- Keywords: broadcasting, career-retrospective, film-clips, integrity, interview, journalism, legend [famous person], news, reporter, television
- Language: English