But it concealed the triple crisis that rocked the industry while it was being made: the legal divorce between production, distribution and exhibition effected by anti-trust legislation; the erosion of cinema audiences by television; and the assault on Hollywood by the House Committee on Un-American Activities that resulted in the liberal Kelly and his left-wing wife, Betsy Blair, quitting Hollywood to spend three years in European exile after Singin' in the Rain was completed.
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BACKGROUND The House Committee on Un-American Activities grew out of other temporary committees created to investigate Nazi propaganda and Communist influence in the U.
Noble, an American interred by both Germany and the Soviet Union, whose writing includes much information on foreign prisoners; and Nicholas Prychodko, a Ukrainian arrested and imprisoned for 21 months, who testified before the House Committee on Un-American Activities.
The NLG had been identified by the House Committee on Un-American Activities (as far back as 1950) as "the foremost legal bulwark of the Communist Party.
Exhibit areas in the library trace the genesis of Nixon's political career: his victory in a local Congressional race (1946), his zeal as a member of the House Committee on Un-American Activities, his mud-slinging victory over Helen Gahagan Douglas for one of California's U.
In 1949, former Communist Manning Johnson (who had been in the party from 1930 to 1940, but then became an ardent anti-Communist) was called to testify before the House Committee on Un-American Activities, which was conducting a series of hearings entitled "Communist Infiltration of Minority Groups.
Joseph McCarthy, Martin Dies and the members of the House Committee on Un-American Activities did was, after all, not so bad, and let's forget it.
The House Committee on Un-American Activities was misidentified as ``the House Un-American Activities Committee'' to give the impression that the House of Representatives was un-American.