The Private Files Of J. Edgar Hoover

  • 1978
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Biography

In a chronologically sweeping film that tries to show too much of the half-century of Hoover's reign as head of the FBI, writer-producer-director Cohen produces a sometimes fascinating but thoroughly sensational picture. Crawford, who bears some resemblance to the swarthy, corpulent Hoover, fist-thumps his way through his fight with the Kennedy brothers...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Paul Glickman
Editor (1 Credit)
Chris Lebenzon
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Miklos Rozsa
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Cathy Davis
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Carolyn Loewenstein
Costumes (1 Credit)
Technical Advisor (1 Credit)
John M. Crewdson