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Quiz Show

6 Ratings: 2.7
1994 motion picture starring John Turturro, Rob Morrow, Ralph Fiennes and Paul Schofeld

Quiz Show is a 1994 American historical drama film which tells the true story of the Twenty One quiz show scandal of the 1950s. It stars John Turturro, Rob Morrow, Ralph Fiennes, Paul Scofield, David Paymer, Hank Azaria, and Christopher McDonald. The … see full wiki

Release Date: September 16, 1994
2 reviews about Quiz Show
review by . November 02, 2010
posted in Movie Hype
Exciting story of a scandal
The year is 1957, and everyone, it seems, is watching the popular TV game show, "Twenty-One."  Contestants can stay on the show for weeks, earning then-astronomical sums of money and becoming household names.  Such was the case for Herbert Stemple (John Turturro), a buck-toothed, blue-collar guy who was raking in the money.  Little did the public know that the show was entirely scripted and that Herb was told the answers in advance.  When a bright, …
review by . June 22, 2009
posted in Screen Gems
Quiz Show
Over the years director Robert Redford has made a number of splendid motion pictures.   Redford won an Academy Award in his very first stab at directing with 1980's "Ordinary People".   Likewise, he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Director for 1992's magnificent "A River Runs Through It" and the 1998 film "The Horse Whisperer". While these were all terrific flicks my favorite Robert Redford-directed film always has …
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