A brief look at The Hollywood Ten, a group of screenwriters and directors charged of contempt of court after challenging the House of Anti-American Activities and their controversial and self-incriminatory questions during the red scare. With that act of defiance, they were sentenced to one year in prison simply for speaking their minds and exercising their constitutional rights as concerned citizens. This is their story, their version of the facts and their opinions. Written by
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Featured on the 2 disc DVD version of Spartacus
(1960), released by the Criterion Collection in 2001. See more
Featured in Red Hollywood