Tag Archives: Network 1976

Retro Report: Prop 13- Mad as Hell: Howard Jarvis’s Impact On California

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Just to comment on this video and I don’t blame Retro Report that much for this, but this story took place in 1978 and most of the TV coverage was … Continue reading

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Oscars: 1977 Oscars- Fay Dunaway: Wins Best Actress For Network

“Faye Dunaway wins the Best Actress Oscar for Network at the 49th Academy Awards. Presented by Louise Fletcher.” Watch Fay Dunaway’s speech here Oscars Faye Dunaway plays perhaps the best ever corporate tough as nails, well bitch in Network. She’s shooting … Continue reading

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Oscars: Network Wins Original Screenplay- 1977 Oscars

Source: Oscars: Network Wins Original Screenplay- 1977 Oscars I got more out of Paddy Chayefsky in this fourteen-minute video than I can put in this blog. But I’ll do my best, but he made the point in a brilliant and entertaining … Continue reading

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Woohoo Kitty’s: Video: Howard Beale: It’s The Individual That’s Finished

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I’m not sure you can understand the movie Network, without understanding the 1970s. Either through living through that decade, which I did the last four years of it, … Continue reading

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Daniel Kobayashi: Video: Network 1976, Ned Beatty: “The World is a Business”

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger “The world is a business”, scary thought at least from my perspective that business’s and corporations, as well as government’s, not trying to sound like a Socialist here, … Continue reading

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Flanagan: Video: Network 1976 Trailer: An Inside Look at Modern Contemporary News Media

Ederik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Anyone who’s interested in modern network news should watch the movie Network from 1976.  It’s … Continue reading

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The Atlantic: Opinion: James Parker: Madder Than Hell: How Network Anticipated Contemporary Media

The Atlantic: Opinion: James Parker: Madder Than Hell: How Network Changed Contemporary Media Ederik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This is an interesting topic for a blog that I got from James … Continue reading

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