One of the most prescient and corrosive satires ever filmed, Paddy Chayefsky’s Oscar-winning screenplay is brilliantly realized by Lumet, with an exceptional cast at its collective best. Stunningly transgressive in 1976, today it plays like a documentary and the bizarre programming on the fictional Ubs Network looks positively classical compared to what we’re assaulted with now. Ned Beatty’s mid-film rant that “the world is a business” plays more chillingly than ever.

The post Network appeared first on Trailers From Hell.
See full article at Trailers from Hell »

Similar News

Recently Viewed