Herbert Biberman struggles as a Hollywood writer and director blacklisted as one of The Hollywood Ten in the 1950s.

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Herbert Biberman
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Gale Sondergaard
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Rosaura Revueltas
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Riffkind
Antonio Valero ...
Juan Chacón
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Paul Jarrico
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Michael Wilson
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Edward Dmytryk
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Jorge de Juan ...
Floyd
Teresa José Berganza ...
Henrietta Williams (as Teresa J. Berganza)
Jorge Bosch ...
Joe Morales
Daisy White ...
Sonya (as April Daisy White)
Luke Harrison Mendez ...
Dan (as Luke Harrison Méndez)
Trinidad Serrano ...
Joan
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Herbert Biberman struggles as a Hollywood writer and director blacklisted as one of The Hollywood Ten in the 1950s.

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9 November 2001 (Spain)  »

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Hollywood Liste Rouge  »

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The film depicts many 50-star United States flags (should be 48 in 1947). See more »

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Featured in Así se hizo: Punto de mira (2000) See more »

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When You're Smiling [The Whole World Smile with You]
Written by Larry Shay (as Shay), Joe Goodwin (as Goodwin) and Mark Fisher
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A tasteful and emotional treatment of a dark time.
17 May 2004 | by (Novato, California) – See all my reviews

I thought this film did a fine job of portraying the ugliness of the US government in the repressive McCarthy era. Goldblum is excellent in his depiction of the courage it took to stand up to this tyranny and I found it very inspirational. In particular his attempt to confront the panel during the hearings in Washington was very well handled and it made me deeply consider how I would hold up in similar circumstances. I also appreciated the tenderness and commitment the he and his wife showed to each other. A mature portrayal. I recommend it. 7 stars out of 10.


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