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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  • Released: 1976
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: 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 w… (more)

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