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Talk Radio (1988)

R
110 min | Drama

A rude, contemptuous talk show host becomes overwhelmed by the hatred that surrounds his program just before it goes national.
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Writers
Stephen Singular (book "Talked To Death: The Life and Murder of Alan Berg") | Eric Bogosian (play creator) (play) (screenplay) | Tad Savinar (play creator) | Oliver Stone (screenplay)
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$ 4,000,000
Gross (USA)
$ 3,468,572
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Release date
Jan 13, 1989 (United States)

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45 cast members
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Michael Wincott
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Linda Atkinson
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Robert Trebor
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Anna Levine
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Allan Corduner
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Angus G. Wynne III
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Chip Moody
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7.3 / 10 | 11,117 votes