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The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers
The Most Dangerous Man in America
1 Nomination
Year 2009
Director Judith Ehrlich, Rick Goldsmith
82nd Academy Awards

The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers is a 2009 documentary film directed by Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith. The film was shown on the PBS series POV in 2010, for which it earned a Peabody Award.

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The film follows Daniel Ellsberg and explores the events leading up to the publication of the Pentagon Papers, which exposed the top-secret military history of the United States involvement in Vietnam. The story of what happens when a former Pentagon insider, armed only with his conscience, steadfast determination, and a file cabinet full of classified documents challenges the government.

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The Most Dangerous Man In America Daniel Ellsberg And The Pentagon Papers (2009) - Open-ended Trailer for this historical documentary

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