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  • Summary: This documentary tells the story of an infamous political show trial that took place in Czechoslovakia in 1952.
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  1. Powerful, important and refreshingly straightforward documentary.
  2. Shows the human face of both communism and its victims, and shows how hard it is to tell the two apart.
  3. 70
    Justman's A Trial in Prague acts as something of a corrective to the exuberant but oversimplified "Fighter."
  4. Reviewed by: Ken Fox
    70
    One of the many terrible ironies laid out in vivid detail by Justman and her subjects is that many of those accused were among the Party's most ardent members: Jews who wholeheartedly embraced Communism.
  5. Reviewed by: Eddie Cockrell
    60
    Sheds valuable light on a complex period of post-World War II Czechoslovakia.
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