American Experience: The Trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer
This gripping documentary explores J. Robert Oppenheimer's legacy as a brilliant scientist who was hailed as a hero for his work on the Manhattan Project and later vilified by authorities for his communist ties. Interspersing archival footage and interviews with re-creations of security hearings, this program sheds light on Oppenheimer's troubled times, as he faced the wrath of the House Un-American Activities Committee.
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- David Strathairn
- David Grubin
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NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; behind-the-scenes featurette.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it