Skip to main content

Switching Channels

PG| 1 hr. 48 min.

Plot Summary
Cable news anchor Christy Colleran (Kathleen Turner) and her cagey boss, John L. Sullivan (Burt Reynolds), have a long history together: They used to be married. But now Christy is set to leave journalism and her ex-husband forever by moving to New York City with her fiancé, retail mogul Blaine Bingham (Christopher Reeve). Since Sullivan still has feelings for her, he hatches a plan to keep Christy around by assigning her to a hot news story she can't resist.

Cast: Kathleen Turner , Burt Reynolds , Christopher Reeve , Ned Beatty , Henry Gibson , George Newbern , Al Waxman , Ken James

Director: Ted Kotcheff

Genres: Romantic comedy

Switching Channels (1988)

Release Date: March 4th, 1988|1 hr. 48 min.

watch now

similar movies

  • Legal Eagles (1986)

  • Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)

  • Tootsie (1982)

  • Groundhog Day (1993)

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings