• The Image (1990)

The Image

Release Date: 1990

DVD Release Date: October 6th, 2009

R |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

News anchor Jason Cromwell (Albert Finney) is always on the hunt for controversy. As usual, he shows no mercy when he begins investigating a savings and loan scandal involving a bank president. But, when the innocent man kills himself, Cromwell is shaken to his core. Now plunged into the center of his own story, Cromwell begins to reevaluate his journalistic responsibilities in a broadcast environment more concerned with Nielsen ratings than with ethics.

Cast: Albert Finney, John Mahoney, Kathy Baker, Marsha Mason, Swoosie Kurtz, Spalding Gray

Director: Peter Werner

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Home Box Office (HBO), Citadel Entertainment

Keywords: 1990s, Friend, Gripping, Melodramatic, Transformation

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor for a Miniseries or Special
Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actress for a Miniseries or Special