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Two-DVD special ed. ; Widescreen version.


English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.


William Hurt, Albert Brooks, Holly Hunter, Robert Prosky, Lois Chiles, Joan Cusack, Jack Nicholson.

Publication Information

[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2011]

Physical Description

2 videodiscs (132 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (16 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)


MPAA rating: R.


In this caustic look inside the Washington news media, a feisty television producer is torn between an ambitious yet dim anchorman and her closest confidant, a cynical veteran reporter.


Title from container.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.

Special features: audio commentary featuring director James L. Brooks and editor Richard Marks ; original theatrical trailer ; "James L. Brooks : a singular voice," a documentary on Brooks' career in television and film ; alternate ending and deleted scenes, with commentary by Brooks ; video interview with veteran CBS news producer Susan Zirinsky ; featurette containing on-set footage and interviews.

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