96% Rating on Rotten Tomatoes
“Compelling… (a) gripping mix of politics, history and the derring-do of one of the era’s most audacious capers…deservedly Oscar nominated.”
–The Washington Post
“Riveting! A straight-ahead, enthralling story of moral courage. This story changed the world. CRITICS’ PICK!”
–New York Magazine
“The gripping story of how hawk-turned-dove Ellsberg’s explosive actions circuitously led to the impeachment of Richard Nixon and, in turn, an end to the Vietnam War.”
–Los Angeles Times
“Plays like a solid suspense thriller…Meaty, dramatic stuff – see this movie with your teenagers and watch their jaws hit the floor.”
FROM REVIEWS OF “THE POST” FILM
“A much more insightful production …Most Dangerous Man in America honors the central figure of the controversy with intelligence and dignity.”
“The invaluable information in The Post is covered in more depth in Judith Ehrlich and Rick Goldsmith’s documentary, titled in honor of Henry Kissinger’s description of Ellsberg: The Most Dangerous Man in America.”
The full true story of Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers
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Also on DVD for home or educational use with 25 minutes of “secret White House recordings” not available online – details here.