We might expect a movie titled “Truth” to contain some.
As usual, it’s in the eye of the beholder, as was the case in 2006, when Dan Rather was ousted from CBS. 262 more words
Truth is the latest from Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford and first time director James Vanderbilt…
Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid and Elizabeth Moss also star in this ‘based on a true story’ newsroom drama about the harshly criticised 60 minute report handled by Mary Mapes (Blanchett), and Dan Rather (Redford). 13 more words
Όταν το 2004 ο επιτυχημένος Αμερικάνος τηλεοπτικός δημοσιογράφος Dan Rather έκανε ένα αμφιλεγόμενο αφιέρωμα στο οποίο ισχυριζόταν ότι ο τότε Πρόεδρος των ΗΠΑ, George W. Bush, ήταν λιποτάκτης του πολέμου του Βιετνάμ, είδε την καριέρα του να καταστρέφεται. 14 more words
In a lengthy meeting that began at 5:00 PM yesterday and dragged on to nearly 1:20 AM this morning, the Anaheim City Council voted 3-2 to approve the creation of a line-item in the City budget for facility joint-use purposes with schools in Anaheim and to pass a resolution in support of charter schools and the Parent Trigger Law. 1,492 more words
The Amazing Spider-Man and Independence Day 3 screenwriter James Vanderbilt told Deadline that in choosing his first project to direct, he wanted one that mattered greatly — particularly since screenwriters don’t always get a shot to graduate to the director’s chair. 241 more words
The keenly focused intelligence and low-boil intensity that James Vanderbilt demonstrated in his screenplay for “Zodiac” are on impressive display in “Truth,” a portentously titled but duly absorbing, blow-by-blow account of the “Memogate” controversy that shamed CBS News, ended Dan Rather’s career as the network’s anchorman, and became a chastening historical footnote to the re-election of President George W. 1,536 more words