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Author: Martin RittJack RollinsCharles H JoffeWalter BernsteinWoody AllenAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Howard Price, a restaurant cashier, poses as a writer so that blacklisted authors can submit their work through him, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand when he is forced to testify at an investigative congressional committee hearing.
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Genre/Form: Fiction films
Comedy films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Ritt; Jack Rollins; Charles H Joffe; Walter Bernstein; Woody Allen; Zero Mostel; Herschel Bernardi; Michael Murphy; Andrea Marcovicci; Sidney Levin; Dave Grusin; Ruth Morley; Columbia Pictures.; Jack Rollins & Charles H. Joffe Productions.; Persky-Bright Productions.; Devon Company.; Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0767889150 9780767889155
OCLC Number: 54357399
Language Note: English dialogue, optional English, French, Japanese or Korean subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1976.
Credits: Cinematographer, Michael Chapman ; art director, Charles Bailey ; editor, Sidney Levin ; music, Dave Grusin ; costume designer, Ruth Morley.
Cast: Woody Allen, Zero Mostel, Herschel Bernardi, Michael Murphy, Andrea Marcovicci.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) or anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentations; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Other Titles: Front (Motion picture : 1976)
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures ; a Martin Ritt, Jack Rollins, Charles H. Joffe production ; a Persky-Bright/Devon feature ; written by Walter Bernstein ; produced and directed by Martin Ritt.

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Howard Price, a restaurant cashier, poses as a writer so that blacklisted authors can submit their work through him, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand when he is forced to testify at an investigative congressional committee hearing.

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