R | | Drama
A true story of politics and art in the 1930s U.S., focusing on a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.
You're a piece of work. A Jewish fascist!
Margherita Sarfatti: And you, a wealthy communist!
When Tommy Crickshaw and Hazel Huffman are discussing communism, the camera shot from behind Crickshaw shows his hand in a fist, cut to the next shot facing him, his hand is stretched out.
This movie was inspired by actual events, but certain characters, organizations and events have been fictionalized.
$93,998 (USA) (12 December 1999)
$2,899,970 (USA) (23 April 2000)