J. Edgar 2011

J. Edgar is a 2011 biographical drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, from a script by Dustin Lance Black. The film focus on the career of FBI director J. Edgar Hoover (1895-1972) from the Palmer Raids (1919-20) onwards, including an examination of his private life as an alleged closeted (and chaste) homosexual.

Plot: As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life.

* Leonardo DiCaprio as J. Edgar Hoover
* Armie Hammer as Clyde Tolson
* Naomi Watts as Helen Gandy
* Damon Herriman as Bruno Hauptmann
* Jeffrey Donovan as Robert F. Kennedy

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