Have started watching the series of Oscar winner collection(1949-1955)
All The King's Men(1949) is the story of the rise of politician Willie Stark(played by Broderick Crawford) from a rural county seat to the spotlight. Along the way, he loses his initial innocence, and becomes just as corrupt as those who he assaulted before for this characteristic.
Based on the life of Huey Long (1893 - 1935), this is a gripping tale about a populist demagogue in a Southern state during the first third of the 20th century.
The movie has won 3 oscars,for the Best actor in a Leading role, Best actress in a supporting role and Best picture.