Read the following two articles:
“Historical drama film stories are based upon historical events and famous people. Some historical dramas take the form of a docudrama, which is a style of drama which attempts an accurate portrayal of a historical event or biography, to the degree that the available historical research will allow. Other historical dramas are fictionalized tales that are based on one or more actual persons and their deeds, such as Braveheart (1995), which is loosely based on the 13th-century knight William Wallace’s fight to protect Scotland’s independence.
Then look up the following and tell us about each – you are encouraged to give your opinion: 1)Philip Loeb, 2)Zero Mostel, 3)HUAC, 4)Hollywood Ten, 5)Paul Robeson, 6)The Rosenbergs, 7)McCarthyism, 8)The Film – The Front, 9)Director Martin Ritter, 10)Writer Walter Bernstein, 11)Actors: a)Herschel Bernardi, b)Michael Murphy, c)Lloyd Gough, d)Joshua Shelley.