Dramatic television episode re: bookburning
- Film Title
- The Defenders: A Book for Burning
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Viacom
Episode 59 (27th episode of Season 2). First aired March 30, 1963.
Summary: Artistic expression and pornography are the issues in this drama. The Prestons defend an author charged with selling an "obscene and immoral" book.
Premise: Father (E.G. Marshall) and son (Robert Reed) are a lawyer team that sometimes deal with more controversial issues than were considered appropriate for television viewing in the 1960s.
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