The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1978)

Larry Cohen's pseudo-biography of J. Edgar Hoover (Broderick Crawford) was virtually howled off the screens upon its release in 1977. Today, with the cross-dressing Hoover so much a matter of historical record that even Oliver Stone… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 15, 2011
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Part sleazy sexual exploitation and part stilted realpolitik historical tableau.

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