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

J. Edgar Hoover (1895-1972) was a complex, devious and difficult man who was respected in his lifetime as a paragon of civic responsibility. Beginning in the 1920's, he built the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) into an… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: June 1, 1978
DVD Release Date: January 15, 2011
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