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How Hollywood thrived through the Red Scare

5 mins | Jun 10, 2018
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In the Cold War, entertainers saw a possibility. A splatter of red. A man looking terrified. The words “So shocking it was filmed behind locked studio doors” in capital letters. It’s the poster for the 1949 film, ‘The Red Menace.’ Peter Feuerherd explains how Hollywood thrived throughout the Cold War by producing anti- Communist films.
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