The Paper

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Henry Hackett is the editor of a New York City tabloid. He is a workaholic who loves his job, but the long hours and low pay are leading to discontent. Also, publisher Bernie White faces financial straits, and has hatchetman Alicia Clark, Henry's nemesis, impose unpopular cutbacks.

  1. Stephen Koepp


  2. Ron Howard


  3. David Koepp


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  1. Michael Keaton

    Michael Keaton

    Henry Hackett

  2. Robert Duvall

    Robert Duvall

    Bernie White

  3. Glenn Close

    Glenn Close

    Alicia Clark

  4. Marisa Tomei

    Marisa Tomei

    Martha Hackett

  5. Randy Quaid

    Randy Quaid

    Michael McDougal

  6. Jason Alexander

    Jason Alexander

    Marion Sandusky

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 52m

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • March 18, 1994
    R, Theatrical



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