The Insider



Tells the true story of a 60 Minutes television series exposé of the tobacco industry, as seen through the eyes of a real tobacco executive, Jeffrey Wigand

  1. Michael Mann

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Eric Roth


Top Billed Cast

  1. Al Pacino

    Al Pacino

    Lowell Bergman

  2. Russell Crowe

    Russell Crowe

    Jeffrey Wigand

  3. Christopher Plummer

    Christopher Plummer

    Mike Wallace

  4. Diane Venora

    Diane Venora

    Liane Wigand

  5. Bruce McGill

    Bruce McGill

    Ron Motley

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The Insider
The Insider



Status Released

Release Information

  • October 28, 1999


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 37m

Budget $90,000,000.00

Revenue $60,289,912.00

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