Runtime: 121 min. Director: Sidney Lumet Year: 1976 Genre: Drama Country: United States Actors: Peter Finch, Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Robert Duvall, Wesley Eddie, Ned Beatty, Arthur Berghardt
The film is a rather rigid form of a satirical pokes fun at the orders that have been established on American television. Learning about his imminent dismissal, Howard Beale, a leading evening news block on one of the channels is in despair. He is ready to kill himself during service, in front of an audience of millions. Thus he tells the audience from the screen. Of course, unbalanced employee immediately expelled. But at the request of authoritative colleagues, he was allowed to spend the last program. In it, rather than to ask for forgiveness for all, Bill admits sharp hysterical statements, including with the use of swear words. It gave completely opposite to the expected effect: transmission and ratings of the channel has increased dramatically. And now Bill every night speaks to viewers in an expressive and violent manner. The audience demands a spectacle, and the protagonist of the film Television Network provides it with a vengeance. Of course, such an explosive experiment could not be constantly controlled by the owners of the channel ... With SarMovie.com you can download Network full movie in HD quality.