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Where I Stand: The Hank Greenspun Story (2008)

Convicted gun runner, Las Vegas visionary, crusading newspaper publisher, target of the Watergate burglars, hero of Israels War of Independence...these are only some the highlights of Hank ... See full summary »

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Convicted gun runner, Las Vegas visionary, crusading newspaper publisher, target of the Watergate burglars, hero of Israels War of Independence...these are only some the highlights of Hank Greenspun's remarkable life. A previously untold story of a genuine American hero. From his early days working for Bugsy Siegel and his secret life in the underground Haganah to his public battles with Senator Joseph McCarthy, bigoted casino owners and the IRS, Hank Greenspun was fearless. Written by Scott Goldstein

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Hero Among Heroes. Bravo!
16 February 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

What a fantastic film. Wonderfully told, I am grateful to have been introduced to a hero among heroes in Hank Greenspun at this evening's Denver Film Fest.

Relevant to those of all ages, I highly recommend this film to fans of documentaries and those interested in inspirational stories of courage, facing fear and confronting injustice.

A defender of what is right in this world (from fighting racism to coming to the defense of those unable to defend themselves), Hank is someone not to be forgotten . I hope this film gets picked up and widely distributed. Bravo!


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