Quiz Show


(out of 5)

Robert Redford directs this awe-inspiring examination of the more “innocent” days of television.  When it is revealed that a popular quiz show has been rigging its contestants with answers in order to control the outcome of the games, a nationwide court case falls upon its star player () who will be made to pay for the lies that have been fed to the American public.   has his best film role in years as Fiennes’ conscientious father,  is excellent as a fellow contestant who was dropped from the show when a better candidate came along, and  shines as a journalist investigating the whole thing.

Baltimore Pictures, Hollywood Pictures, Wildwood Enterprises

USA, 1994

Directed by

Screenplay by , based on the book Remembering America: A Voice From The Sixties by 

Cinematography by 

Produced by , , , Robert Redford

Music by

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by

Academy Awards 1994

Golden Globe Awards 1994


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