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Autumn 2000

Cradle Will Rock movie review

A true story of politics and art in the 1930s U.S., focusing on a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.

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Movie poster, Cradle Will Rock; Festivale film review

Movie poster, Cradle Will Rock

Art is never dangerous -- unless it tells the truth.





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by Ali Kayn
Due for Australian release 12 April 1999
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Title: Cradle Will Rock (1999)
Written by: Tim Robbins
Directed by: Tim Robbins
running time: 132 mins
rating: M

The Players: Hank Azaria, Rubén Blades, Joan Cusack, John Cusack, Cary Elwes, Philip Baker Hall, Bill Murray, Vanessa Redgrave, Susan Sarandon, Jamey Sheridan, John Turturro, Emily Watson, Jack Black, Gretchen Mol, Ned Bellamy

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