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Films for the fall

...journalist who courageously stood up to Sen. Joseph McCarthy in the 1950s during the hearings of the House Un-American Activities Committee. Shot in austere black and white, the film features some real star power. George Clooney plays producer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/29/mov_7424.shtml
Movies
Screenwriter knew how to frame a story

...he was blacklisted during the 1950s, writing under a series of pseudonyms. In 1957, he stymied the House Un-American Activities Committee when he walked across the stage to accept an Oscar for his simple story of a boy trying to save a bull...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/17/uhl_443411.shtml
Steven Uhles
Many first-rate films banned for various reasons

...not a loser in the lot: SALT OF THE EARTH (1954): Made by actors and filmmakers blacklisted by the House Un-American Activities Committee, this union-funded film about a miners' strike in New Mexico was never officially banned. During...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/19/uhl_425810.shtml
Steven Uhles
Professor Irwin Corey is back on Broadway at 90

...medicine. Corey tried to join the Communist Party back when doing so could mean an appearance before the House Un-American Activities Committee. But it was the Communist Party, not the government, that blacklisted him. "I wanted to join the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/art_415101.shtml
Arts
Director left rich film legacy

...left-leaning movies that dealt with race and politics while testifying against his peers before the House Un-American Activities Committee. He believed the craft of acting was far more important than a performer's box-office numbers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/03/uhl_393806.shtml
Steven Uhles
Photographer focuses on the 'forgotten ones'

...union and served as a librarian in Buffalo's Communist Party. In 1957, he was called before the House Un-American Activities Committee. "Rogovin, named as top red in Buffalo, balks at nearly all queries," read the headline the next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/27/art_382250.shtml
Arts
Paltrow, Shakespeare answer 'the question'

...Kazan had long been criticized because he named names of his former Communist Party comrades before the House Un-American Activities committee in 1952. After the academy announced the honor, he was attacked as a traitor by those whose defiance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/22/ent_256910.shtml
Things to Do
The FBI reports on Marxism -- the Groucho kind

...left-wing thinking in the 1930s and '40s became suspicious thinking in the Cold War era. In 1953, the House Un-American Activities Committee pressured Groucho through Jerry Fielding, bandleader for the comedian's TV game show "You Bet Your...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/13/ent_241742.shtml
Things to Do
Bashes AP writer for `propaganda'

...admitted the obvious, that he was a Communist, and the writer is condemning Hollywood and the 1947 House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC), because he was blacklisted from films "when Columbia Pictures dropped his contract?" It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/22/op_222971.shtml
Opinion columns
Cold War committee records vanish

...was originally intended to deal with the communist threat like the state's version of the (U.S.) House Un-American Activities Committee," he said. "Occasionally, it would rear its head when there would be either civil rights or anti-war...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/07/met_206481.shtml
Metro