A selfish, hard-nosed newscaster is busy trying to climb his way to the top of his career field when he meets an unusual stranger who forces him to look at his life from a completely ... See full summary »

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Taylor Foster
Cara Miles ...
Myst
Erika Warfield ...
Mallory Hightower
Crysti Robertson ...
Samantha Foster
Jenna Price ...
Valerie Wick
Cameron Bishop ...
Gregory
Deanna Sanchez ...
Katherine Wick
Matt Retek ...
Sgt. Warfield
Josh Walters ...
Wide Receiver
Jenna Williams ...
Shelter Worker
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Matt Dawson ...
Police Officer
Tim Kolczak ...
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A selfish, hard-nosed newscaster is busy trying to climb his way to the top of his career field when he meets an unusual stranger who forces him to look at his life from a completely different filter. This angelic-type figure takes the heartless anchorman on a series of empathetic flashbacks where he literally becomes the people who are the focus of this broadcast stories. The goal: to create in him new heart of genuine compassion for hurting people in both his public and personal sphere of influence. Written by Anonymous

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9 September 2008 (USA)  »

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$15,000 (estimated)
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Early drafts of the script had the sequence of news stories Taylor appears in beginning with a bank robbery which Taylor entered immediately after waking up. The coffee shop scene was later added as a new segue into the battle scene being the first of Taylor's stops. See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Taylor Foster exits the White Rhino coffee shop, a certain oblivious crew member's reflection can be seen in the glass door. See more »

Quotes

Taylor Foster: Hey Mallory, great line tonight: "How Tragic!" How is it possible you haven't won the Emmy yet?
Mallory Hightower: Shut up, Foster.
Taylor Foster: Just stick to the prompter from now on. Either that or quit and become a writer!
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Crazy Credits

Before the end credits a short text and picture prologue is played. A picture of the "Breaking News" cast and crew appears at the end of the credits. See more »

Connections

References Curse of the Starving Class (1994) See more »

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Pictures of Tragedy
by Kristi Northup
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