MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 61,324 this week

Page One: Inside the New York Times (2011)

R  |   |  Documentary  |  29 September 2011 (Denmark)
6.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.9/10 from 2,791 users   Metascore: 68/100
Reviews: 16 user | 114 critic | 31 from Metacritic.com

Unprecedented access to the New York Times newsroom yields a complex view of the transformation of a media landscape fraught with both peril and opportunity.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

WATCH NOW

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 titles
created 11 Aug 2011
 
a list of 30 titles
created 14 Jan 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 38 titles
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 35 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Page One: Inside the New York Times (2011)

Page One: Inside the New York Times (2011) on IMDb 6.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Page One: Inside the New York Times.
3 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary | History | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Black and White and Dead All Over is an in-depth look at the newspaper industry as it struggles to remain financially viable and to keep the presses rolling. Through the voices of prominent... See full summary »

Director: Chris Foster
Stars: Bob Woodward, Charles Lewis, David Carr
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Two best friends from Minneapolis struggle to open a restaurant in the food capital of the world, as the city's legendary chefs and restaurateurs reflect on their lives in the business.

Directors: Kate Novack, Andrew Rossi
Stars: Daniel Boulud, Rocco DiSpirito, Sirio Maccioni
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State highlights four cases where whistleblowers noticed government wrong-doing and took to the media to expose the fraud and abuse.

Director: Robert Greenwald
Stars: Daniel Ellsberg, Franz Gayl, Seymour Hersh
Hot Coffee (2011)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

How the infamous McDonald's hot coffee lawsuit and similar cases were exploited as part of a right wing crusade to weaken civil justice.

Director: Susan Saladoff
Stars: Chuck Allen, Judy Allen, Jay Angoff
Tabloid (2010)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A documentary on a former Miss Wyoming who is charged with abducting and imprisoning a young Mormon Missionary.

Director: Errol Morris
Stars: Joyce McKinney, Peter Tory, Troy Williams
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Amidst financial crises and unprecedented public school budget cuts, Brooklyn Castle takes an intimate look at the challenges and triumphs facing members of a junior high school's champion chess team.

Director: Katie Dellamaggiore
Stars: Alexis, Rochelle Ballantyne, Pobo Efekoro
Helvetica (2007)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A documentary about typography, graphic design, and global visual culture.

Director: Gary Hustwit
Stars: Manfred Schulz, Massimo Vignelli, Rick Poynor
Documentary | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A comprehensive look at the Bush Administration's conduct of the Iraq war and its occupation of the country.

Director: Charles Ferguson
Stars: Campbell Scott, Gerald Burke, Ali Fadhil
Control Room (2004)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A documentary on perception of the United States's war with Iraq, with an emphasis on Al Jazeera's coverage.

Director: Jehane Noujaim
Stars: Samir Khader, Josh Rushing, George W. Bush
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

"The Most Dangerous Man in America" is the story of what happens when a former Pentagon insider, armed only with his conscience, steadfast determination, and a file cabinet full of ... See full summary »

Directors: Judith Ehrlich, Rick Goldsmith
Stars: Peter Arnett, Ben Bagdikian, Ann Beeson
Wordplay (2006)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An in-depth look at The New York Times' long-time crossword puzzle editor Will Shortz and his loyal fan base.

Director: Patrick Creadon
Stars: Will Shortz, Ken Burns, Jon Stewart
Objectified (2009)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A feature-length documentary about our complex relationship with manufactured objects and, by extension, the people who design them.

Director: Gary Hustwit
Stars: Paola Antonelli, Chris Bangle, Andrew Blauvelt
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sarah Ellison ...
Herself
Larry Ingrassia ...
Himself
...
Himself
Dennis Crowley ...
Himself
Bruce Headlam ...
Himself
Evan Williams ...
Himself
Richard Perez-Pena ...
Himself
Paul Steiger ...
Himself
Clay Shirky ...
Himself
Markos Moulitsas ...
Himself
Brian Stelter ...
Himself
Seth Mnookin ...
Himself
Alex S. Jones ...
Himself
Nicholas Lemann ...
Himself
Ian Fisher ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

During the most tumultuous time for media in generations, filmmaker Andrew Rossi gains unprecedented access to the newsroom at The New York Times. For a year, he follows journalists on the paper's Media Desk, a department created to cover the transformation of the media industry. Through this prism, a complex view emerges of a media landscape fraught with both peril and opportunity, especially at the Times itself. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

journalism | See All (1) »

Taglines:

This year, the biggest story is their own.

Genres:

Documentary

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language including some sexual references | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 September 2011 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

Page One: Inside the New York Times  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$28,911 (USA) (17 June 2011)

Gross:

$1,067,028 (USA) (14 October 2011)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Man being Interviewed: Journalism is a tool
See more »

Connections

Featured in Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.22 (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Lost in Detroit
Written and performed by Rolfe Kent
From the motion picture Up in the Air (2009)
Courtesy of Paramount Pictures
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Re Paper thin insights, Weekend Australian Review Sept 24-25
9 October 2011 | by (Brisbane) – See all my reviews

In his review of the documentary Page One: Inside the New York Times (Paper thin insights, Weekend Australian Review Sept 24-25) Lynden Barber ascribes "pomposity" to the Time's "olde-timey font and (page) layout." I disagree- in its bid to be more appealing and easier to read, the layout and font chosen are tastefully attention-drawing and pleasing to look at. Indeed I consider the highly characteristic New York Times nameplate a historical objet d'art. Such strongly-felt reactions to the visual elements of typography used by the New York Times suggests that the typeface form of letters selected for headlines and article text as well as page layout are designed to evoke visceral responses in profoundly subliminal ways.

The impact of fonts and page layouts is not just an esoteric aside. The style used for letters, characters and text are designed to create a readable, coherent and visually satisfying whole that works without the reader being aware.Where spoken language relies on tone of voice or gesture to convey emotion, the visual form of the written word possesses mysterious connotative properties. Ultimately, a world without charismatically constructed letters, numerals and symbols leads to unengaging newspapers, whether online or in print.

Joseph Y Ting


3 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What is this film about? achun
Bad Sound imdb-1811
Product Placement of Coke? longvacation333
Lack of female reporters toogood20
Anyone know the name/artist for the song... patrickdwyer80
Nick Denton: A strange looking man gayfordeniro

Contribute to This Page