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Network (1976)

R 11/14/1976 (US) Drama 2h 2m

Television will never be the same

Overview

When veteran anchorman Howard Beale is forced to retire his 25-year post because of his age, he announces to viewers that he will kill himself during his farewell broadcast. Network executives rethink their decision when his fanatical tirade results in a spike in ratings.

  1. Sidney Lumet

    Director

  2. Paddy Chayefsky

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Faye Dunaway

    Faye Dunaway

    Diana Christensen

  2. William Holden

    William Holden

    Max Schumacher

  3. Peter Finch

    Peter Finch

    Howard Beale

  4. Robert Duvall

    Robert Duvall

    Frank Hackett

  5. Wesley Addy

    Wesley Addy

    Nelson Chaney

  6. Ned Beatty

    Ned Beatty

    Arthur Jensen

  7. Arthur Burghardt

    Great Ahmed Kahn

  8. Bill Burrows

    TV Director

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Full Cast & Crew

Network
Network

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $3,800,000.00

Revenue $23,689,877.00

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