The Paper

1994, Movie, R, 112 mins

Director Ron Howard attempts the Great American Newspaper Picture and mostly pulls it off. The film's greatest weakness is that he and screenwriters David and Stephen Koepp (the latter a journalist himself) love those scrappy newshounds too much; THE PAPER doesn't even try for the appropriately acid bite of, say, any version of THE FRONT PAGE.

"In 24 hours your world can change," goes the slogan of The New York Sun, a Big Apple tabloid; the maxim applies to reporters as well as readers. City Editor Henry Hackett (Michael Keaton) loves street-level news business, but he's got a tempting job offer from a stuffy, "quality" rival daily; a pregnant wife to ...

Released: 1994 Rated: R Length: 112 mins

Are You Watching?

The Paper
Loading ...

Where To Watch

The Paper
Where Price
Amazon Instant Video$2.99
Amazon Instant Video$12.99
Amazon Instant Video$9.99
Amazon Instant Video$3.99
Where When
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
Where Price
This movie is not yet available
on dvd.

The Paper Clips & Interviews view all

The Paper
The Paper
The Paper
The Paper

more The Paper videos

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular