Network

tt0074958

Network

Television will never be the same

Overview

When veteran anchorman Howard Beale is forced to retire his 25-year post because of his age, he announces to viewers that he will kill himself during his farewell broadcast. Network executives rethink their decision when his fanatical tirade results in a spike in ratings.

Metadata
Title Network
Director Sidney Lumet
Release Date 1 November 1976
IMDb Id tt0074958