Up Close & Personal Poster

Release Date: 1996

DVD Release Date: September 14th, 1999

PG-13|2 hr 4 min

Plot Summary
Warren Justice (Robert Redford), a producer for a Miami news program, watches an audition tape from a young Nevada woman named Sally Atwater (Michelle Pfeiffer) and decides to hire her. Under Warren's mentorship, Sally rises from gofer to on-air personality, and eventually gets a job in Philadelphia, a more prestigious market. There, she tussles with veteran anchorperson Marcia McGrath (Stockard Channing) and lands a story that catapults her to national prominence.

Cast: Robert Redford, Michelle Pfeiffer, Stockard Channing, Joe Mantegna, Kate Nelligan, Glenn Plummer, James Rebhorn, Scott Bryce

Director: Jon Avnet

Genres: Romance

Production Co: Touchstone Pictures, Cinergi Pictures Entertainment, Avnet/Kerner Productions

Keywords: Love, Emotional, Rivalry, 1990s, Prison, 1980s, Office, Witty, Rise


Nominated Music (Original Song)
Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture