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02-23-2002, 04:42 AM
So...I saw THE PAPER, THE YEAR OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY, THE PRESIDENT'S MEN and TRUE CRIME. Anything else you guys recommend?
02-23-2002, 06:20 AM
I loved Oliver Stone's Salvador, it was terrific.
02-23-2002, 01:39 PM
1. Sweet Smell Of Success (1957) Alexander Mackendrick
2. Network (1976) Sidney Lumet
3. Broadcast News (1987) James L. Brooks
4. All The President's Men (1976) Alan J. Pakula
5. His Girl Friday (1940) Howard Hawks
6. Almost Famous (2000) Cameron Crowe
7. The Insider (1999) Michael Mann
8. To Die For (1995) Gus Van Sant
9. The Year Of Living Dangerously (1983) Peter Weir
10. Absence Of Malice (1981) Sydney Pollack
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02-23-2002, 03:11 PM
I'm having a hard time thinking of whether these fit into the "journalism" category, but they do involve journalism, so here.
The Killing Fields
The Parallax View
02-23-2002, 04:51 PM
Salvador (one of my journalism teachers looks a bit like James Woods!)
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02-24-2002, 05:15 AM
Salvador and Private eye(sort of).
02-24-2002, 06:42 AM
I've always enjoyed the Disney Musical Newsies, starring Christian Bale.
Big Screen Fan
02-25-2002, 02:31 AM
Dick! Although it wasn't about journalists, they were featured
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