The FBI Story
The FBI Story (1959)

This action film chronicles FBI history by following the career of fictitious agent Chip Hardesty (James Stewart). Just about to give up his career, Hardesty is inspired to retain his job when he meets J. Edgar Hoover and goes on to battle… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 15, 2006
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Emanuel Levy

LeRoy's picture is an uncritical, decently made salute to the FBI and Edgar Hoover

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

Hoover was very proud of The FBI Story. If you can stay awake through it, you might like it, too.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Seems to have an endless amount of stories at its disposal.

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Diana Saenger

Several things about this film left me less than enthusiastic about it.

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Anthony Valletta
Intriguing condensation of some the FBI's major cases.