Citizen Cohn (1992)

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Biopic of Roy Cohn - Senator Joe McCarthy's right hand man. The film traces his life from a childhood with a doting mother through his early career as a Communist hunter and finally his dying of AIDS following suffering from dementia and nightmares in which his past and his enemies confront him.

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