Mission to Moscow is a book by the former U.S. Ambassador to the Soviet Union Joseph E. Davies published by Simon and Schuster in 1941. It was adapted into a film directed by Michael Curtiz in 1943. The movie, starring Walter Huston, was made in response to a request by Franklin D. Roosevelt, and was one of the movies famously targeted by the House Committee on Un-American Activities. It chronicles the experiences of the second American ambassador to the Soviet Union, Joseph E. Davies. Joseph E. Davies wrote a memoir about his stint as ambassador in 1941. This book is the basis for the film...
|Release date:||May 22, 1943|
|Directed by:||Michael Curtiz|
|Producer:||Robert Buckner, Jack Warner|
|Music by:||Max Steiner|
|Screenplay by:||Joseph E. Davies, Howard E. Koch|