The Front

  • 1976
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Comedy, Drama

Murphy is a blacklisted writer in the 1950s, and for a fee cashier Allen agrees to "front" for him by posing as the author of Murphy's scripts and selling them to television producers. The plan works, and Allen begins fronting for a stable of blacklisted writers, selling many scripts to Bernardi, producer of an anthology TV show starring Mostel. Soon Mostel...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Exec. Producer (2 Credits)
Charles H. Joffe
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (1 Credit)
Charles Bailey
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Robert Drumheller
Costumes (1 Credit)
Ruth Morley