A Face in the Crowd (1957)

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Directed By Elia Kazan Elia Kazan Starring Andy Griffith Andy Griffith  •  Anthony Franciosa Anthony Franciosa  •  Patricia Neal Patricia Neal  •  Walter Matthau Walter Matthau  •  Lee Remick Lee Remick Genres Drama  •  Media Satire  •  Satire  •  Showbiz Drama Studios &
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Release Info 1957-05-28T00:00:00Z May 28, 1957
B&W  •  125 minutes NR Rated NR
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A Face in the Crowd vs. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

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nickflicks

nickflicks on 11/26/2012 Reply  · 

A.K.A. The Glenn Beck Story

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LittleSocrates

LittleSocrates on 2/13/2016 Reply  · 

A.K.A. The Donald Trump Story.

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SlackerInc

SlackerInc on 5/26/2020 Reply  · 

Hitting theaters at nearly the exact midpoint between “Citizen Kane” (1941) and “Network” (1976), this film brilliantly illustrates how demagoguery sprouts from homespun “authenticity” combined with a mass media megaphone.

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