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Heir To An Execution : A Granddaughter's Story (2004, original release: 2003)


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Published: New York, NY : HBO Home Video, [2004] ©2003
Description:  1 videodisc (approximately 99 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0783130686,
Language:  English

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Originally released as a documentary in 2003

Interviews with: Ivy Meeropol, Michael Meeropol, Ethel Rosenberg, Julius Rosenberg

Julius and Ethel Rosenberg are Cold War iconic symbols and their trial and execution embody the hysteria fueled by the McCarthy's red scare. But who were the Rosenberg's as people? Listen to staunch Rosenberg comrades and hear the intimate interviews with the filmmaker's father, Michael Meeropol, who brings an immediacy to his parents' story. This painful revelation eerily underscores the depth of political paranoia of the time and the impossibility of discovering the ultimate truth about the Rosenberg's guilt or innocence

MPAA rating: Not rated

DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital


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Additional Credits:
Levin, Marc.
Meeropol, Ivy, 1968-
Nevins, Sheila.
Pinkerson, Daphne.
Meeropol, Michael.
Rosenberg, Ethel, 1915-1953.
Rosenberg, Julius, 1918-1953.
Akers, Matthew.
Davies, Eric Seuel
Eluto, Ken.
Human (Musical group)
Blowback Productions.
HBO Video (Firm)

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