Guilty by Suspicion
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Guilty by Suspicion
The directorial debut of producer Irwin Winkler, Guilty by Suspicion is a sobering account of one movie executive's woes in dealing with the political fallout from the McCarthy Era Hollywood blacklist. Robert De Niro stars as David Merrill, a film director in the 1950s whose obsession with his burgeoning career has estranged him from his wife Ruth (Annette Bening) and their son. When he returns from a trip to Paris, Merrill is surprised when told by his boss, Darryl F. Zanuck (Ben Piazza) that he's been summoned to appear before the House Un-American Activities Committee, which is… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 65%

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"Irwin Winkler brilliantly captures the madness that overtook Hollywood in the early 1950's"
‑ Willie Waffle,
"Mesmo se tornando ocasionalmente maniqueísta em seu nobre propósito de denunciar os absurdos do McCarthismo, o filme cumpre seu objetivo de maneira eficaz e traz, como protagonista, um herói involuntário e falho - mas ainda assim herói."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"Surprisingly thoughtful account of the Red Scare. De Niro does some great work here."
‑ Scott Weinberg,
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