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Comedy Drama 
Rated: 18+ (R)19872h 13mOn: Rent or Buy Only

Basket-case network news producer Jane Craig falls for new reporter Tom Grunnick, a pretty boy who represents the trend towards entertainment news she despises. Aaron Altman, a talented but plain correspondent, carries an unrequited torch for Jane. Sparks fly between the three as the network prepares for big changes, and both the news and Jane must decide between style and substance.Broadcast News featuring William Hurt and Albert Brooks is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 3 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (25,904 votes).

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#2,534 Ranked Movie

#556 Ranked in Romance Movies

#834 Ranked in Comedy Movies

#1741 Ranked in Drama Movies

Broadcast News has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (25,904 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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