Broadcast News

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"It’s the story of their lives."
  • R
  • 1987
  • 2 hr 13 min
  • 7.2  (27,689)
  • 84

Passionate but neurotic news producer Jane Craig is a driven career woman, but she has decided that the time has come for her to make room in her life for romance. She thinks that the ideal candidate may be a flashy reporter by the name of Tom Grunnick, even though he represent a trend that she hates: that of putting more emphasis on entertainment than on news. Meanwhile, hardworking but nondescript correspondent Aaron Altman has a raging crush on Jane, but he doesn't think she has much chance of noticing him when she is smitten with the more alluring Tom.

Broadcast News
Broadcast News
Broadcast News

Trailer - 2 min 12 sec

Description
Passionate but neurotic news producer Jane Craig is a driven career woman, but she has decided that the time has come for her to make room in her life for romance. She thinks that the ideal candidate may be a flashy reporter by the name of Tom Grunnick, even though he represent a trend that she hates: that of putting more emphasis on entertainment than on news. Meanwhile, hardworking but nondescript correspondent Aaron Altman has a raging crush on Jane, but he doesn't think she has much chance of noticing him when she is smitten with the more alluring Tom.

Broadcast News is a 1987 comedy with a runtime of 2 hours and 13 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2 and a MetaScore of 84.

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  • Release Date
    1987
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 13 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (27,689)
  • Metascore
    84