George Clooney is a tribute to one of the icons of American journalism, Edward R. Murrow, in this drama based on real events; it was the second film as director Clooney. In 1953, Edward R. Murrow has been one of the most popular television journalists as a guest both from person to person and is called breakthrough series examines it. Joseph McCarthy, a senator from Wisconsin, generating no small controversy in the public and private sector, with its accusations that the Communists had risen to positions of power and influence in the United States, and an Air Force pilot, Milo Radulovich E “that was installed from operation due to numerous McCarthy who was a Communist agent. However, Radulovich dismissed without a formal hearing on the allegations and protested that he was innocent of any crime. Murrow decided to do a story about the case Radulovich questioned the legitimacy of his retirement, which was seen by McCarthy and his followers as an open challenge to his campaign. McCarthy responded by accusing Murrow communist, leading to a part of the legendary see now where both Murrow and McCarthy have presented their version of the story, which was seen by many as a first step towards the fall of McCarthy.