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Up Close & Personal (1996)

Up Close & Personal
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(68 ratings)
6 IMDB rating

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Starring (View all)
Robert Redford

Robert Redford

Warren Justice
Michelle Pfeiffer

Michelle Pfeiffer

Sally 'Tally' Atwater
Stockard Channing

Stockard Channing

Marcia McGrath
Joe Mantegna

Joe Mantegna

Bucky Terranova
Kate Nelligan

Kate Nelligan

Joanna Kennelly
Glenn Plummer

Glenn Plummer

Ned Jackson
James Rebhorn

James Rebhorn

John Merino
Scott Bryce

Scott Bryce

Rob Sullivan


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Joan Didion

Joan Didion

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John Gregory Dunne

John Gregory Dunne

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An average movie

1 month, 1 week ago at Oct 13 20:16
Honestly, this movie sounded really cheesy on paper but since I always had a weak spot for Robert Redford and Michelle Pfeiffer, I was still eager to check it out. Eventually, I thought it was actually not bad at all. I mean, sure, it remains a rather sappy feature and you won't get much real journalistic work but both leads were really charismatic and they definitely had a great chemistry togeth... read more
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Description: This is a telling of the Jessica Savitch story, the newswoman who, in the 1970's, became the "First Woman Anchor". Sally/Tally is taken under the wing of Warren in a Miami newsroom and becomes a news star on TV. Despite her love for Warren, she takes the big chance and moves on to Philadelphia, where he follows to rescue her ... (more)
Release date: 1 March 1996
UPC: 717951003447
Romance (5), Journalism (4), Drama (3), 1996 (3), 1990s (2), Michelle Pfeiffer (2), SnP (1), Sort (1), Spiritual Cinema (1)
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johanlefourbe posted a review 1 month, 1 week ago

An average movie

“Honestly, this movie sounded really cheesy on paper but since I always had a weak spot for Robert Redford and Michelle Pfeiffer, I was still eager to check it out. Eventually, I thought it was actually not bad at all. I mean, sure, it remains a rather sappy feature and you won't get much real journalistic work but both leads were really charismatic and they definitely had a great chemistry together. In fact, this story was actually based on the life of Jessica Savitch who was apparently a famed newscaster at the end of the 70's. As a result, you have some glimpse of some interesting insights of what this movie could have been but the producers apparently didn't trust this interesting material and drastically altered her story and added above all a really pedestrian love story. I mean, it” read more

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