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The insider

Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, c1999.

1 videodisc (ca. 158 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 Minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more.

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ISBN:

978-0-7888-2059-5

Title:

The insider [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures ; a Mann/Roth production ; a Forward Pass picture ; produced by Michael Mann, Pieter Ian Brugge ; written by Eric Roth & Michael Mann ; directed by Michael Mann.

VaryingTitle:

DVD.

Publisher:

Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, c1999.

Physical:

1 videodisc (ca. 158 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Based on the Vanity fair article: The man who knew too much / by Marie Brenner.

Notes:

Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.

Notes:

Special features: theatrical trailer, production featurette with audio commentary with Al Pacino and Russell Crowe, "inside a scene," which contains notes to actors, the script, and the actual scene.

ParticipantNote:

Al Pacino, Russell Crowe, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora, Philip Baker Hall, Lindsay Crouse, Debi Mazar, Stephen Tobolowsky, Colm Feore, Bruce McGill, Gina Gershon, Michael Gambon, Rip Torn.

Summary:

When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 Minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more.

Target Audience:

MPAA rating: R.

Funding Note:

Andy Shriver Memorial Gift.

Subject:

Wigand, Jeffrey S.--Drama.

Subject:

Bergman, Lowell--Drama.

Subject:

Whistle blowing--United States--Drama.

Subject:

Tobacco industry--United States--Drama.

Subject:

Television journalists--United States--Drama.

AE:PersName:

Mann, Michael (Michael Kenneth)

AE:PersName:

Pacino, Al, 1940-

AE:PersName:

Crowe, Russell, 1964-

AE:PersName:

Plummer, Christopher.

AE:PersName:

Venora, Diane.

AE:PersName:

Hall, Philip Baker, 1931-

AE:PersName:

Crouse, Lindsay.

AE:PersName:

Mazar, Debi.

AE:PersName:

Tobolowsky, Stephen, 1951-

AE:PersName:

Feore, Colm.

AE:PersName:

McGill, Bruce, 1950-

AE:PersName:

Gershon, Gina.

AE:PersName:

Gambon, Michael.

AE:PersName:

Torn, Rip, 1931-

AE:CorpName:

Touchstone Pictures.

AE:CorpName:

Forward Pass Productions.

AE:CorpName:

Touchstone Home Video (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)

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