The insider
DVD
2000
3 available of 4 items

When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more.

Item Details
Subjects:
Bergman, Lowell -- Drama.
Television journalists -- United States -- Drama.
Tobacco industry -- United States -- Drama.
Whistle blowing -- United States -- Drama.
Wigand, Jeffrey S. -- Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Crouse, Lindsay.
Crowe, Russell, 1964-
Feore, Colm, 1958-
Forward Pass Productions.
Gambon, Michael.
Gershon, Gina.
Hall, Philip Baker, 1931-
Mann, Michael, 1943-
Mazar, Debi.
McGill, Bruce, 1950-
Pacino, Al, 1940-
Plummer, Christopher.
Tobolowsky, Stephen, 1951-
Torn, Rip, 1931-2019
Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Touchstone Pictures.
Venora, Diane.
ISBN:
0788820591
Edition:
Widescreen ed.
Publisher, Date:
Burbank, CA : Touchstone Home Video, c1999.
Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 158 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: NR.
Notes:
Based on the Vanity fair article: The man who knew too much / by Marie Brenner.
Al Pacino, Russell Crowe, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora, Philip Baker Hall, Lindsay Crouse, Debi Mazar, Stephen Tobolowsky, Colm Feore, Bruce McGill, Gina Gershon, Michael Gambon, Rip Torn.
Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; editors, William Goldenberg, Paul Rubell, David Rosembloom ; music, Lisa Gerrard, Pieter Bourke.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.
Special features: theatrical trailer, production featurette with audio commentary with Al Pacino and Russell Crowe, "inside a scene," which contains notes to actors, the script, and the actual scene.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround stereo., NTSC, widescreen 2.35:1 aspect ratio enhanced for 16x9 televisions.
Private home use only.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
19298
19298-2
J4338
E5028
E5026
Link to PAC
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