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Before They Were Famous: Actors Who Appeared in Government Films

Robert Mitchum To the People of the United States (1943) More than a decade before he terrorized children as creepy preacher Harry Powell in Night of the Hunter (1955), and two years prior to his Oscar-nominated role as Lieutenant Walker … Continue reading

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Mortal Moonshine: Treasury Agents Take On Backwoods Bootleggers

This post was written by┬áHeidi Holmstrom.┬áHeidi works in the Motion Picture Preservation Lab, which is responsible for performing conservation and preservation work on motion picture records held across the National Archives. In past blog posts, we’ve highlighted some of the … Continue reading

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