This Reporter (1991)

Genres - Film, TV & Radio  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Film & Television History, Media Studies, Social History  |   Run Time - 113 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This documentary examines the career of legendary journalist Edward R. Murrow, whose frontline coverage of World War II and courageous confrontation of J. Edgar Hoover during the height of McCarthyism made him a heroic figure in his field. CBS correspondent Charles Kuralt narrates the film as it explores the new paths that Murrow forged in news and investigation.

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broadcasting, career-retrospective, film-clips, integrity, interview, journalism, legend [famous person], news, reporter, television