Quiz Show (1994)

quizshow_1994_poster
Quiz Show (1994)
  • Time: 133 min
  • Genre: Drama | History
  • Director: Robert Redford
  • Cast: John Turturro, Rob Morrow, Ralph Fiennes

Storyline:

An idealistic young lawyer working for a Congressional subcommittee in the late 1950s discovers that TV quiz shows are being fixed. His investigation focuses on two contestants on the show “Twenty-One”: Herbert Stempel, a brash working-class Jew from Queens, and Charles Van Doren, the patrician scion of one of America’s leading literary families. Based on a true story.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *