Network (1976 movie)
|Directed by||Sidney Lumet|
|Produced by||Howard Gottfried|
Fred C. Caruso
|Written by||Paddy Chayefsky|
|Narrated by||Lee Richardson|
|Music by||Elliot Lawrence|
|Edited by||Alan Heim|
|Distributed by||United Artists|
|Box office||$23.7 million|
Network is a 1976 American satirical black comedy-drama movie written by Paddy Chayefsky and directed by Sidney Lumet. It is about a fictional television network, UBS, and its struggle with poor ratings. The movie stars Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch and Robert Duvall with Wesley Addy, Ned Beatty and Beatrice Straight.
Network had strong positive reviews. It won four Academy Awards, in the categories of Best Actor (Finch), Best Actress (Dunaway), Best Supporting Actress (Straight) and Best Original Screenplay (Chayefsky).