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Year
1976
Runtime
121 min.
Director
Sidney Lumet
Genre
Drama
Rating *
8.1
Votes *
92,782
Checks
19,089
Favs
2,060
Dislikes
88
Favs/checks
10.8% (1:9)
Favs/dislikes
23:1
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  1. Virtual Virago's avatar

    Virtual Virago

    Scathing criticism, and disturbingly prescient. It will make any reasonable person want to throw the television out the window. 5 years 7 months ago
  2. Dieguito's avatar

    Dieguito

    The best movie made about Television and its negative influence over society... We are getting all dummies.. 5 years 7 months ago
  3. dianalovesdali's avatar

    dianalovesdali

    Excellent criticism of what media relly is and does to society. 5 years 11 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #29 in 1970s
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  2. This movie ranks #64 in AFI's 100 years...100 movies
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  3. This movie ranks #100 in Empire 500
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  4. This movie ranks #116 in Roger Ebert: the great movies
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  5. This movie ranks #183 in Reddit top 250
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  6. This movie ranks #189 in Top 250
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  7. This movie ranks #210 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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  8. This movie ranks #305 in Academy Award Best Picture Nominees
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  9. This movie ranks #314 in National Film Registry
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  10. This movie ranks #377 in They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?
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  11. This movie ranks #605 in The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made
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  12. This movie ranks #610 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  13. This movie ranks #791 in Sight and Sound 2012 - Combined List
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  14. This movie ranks #798 in Have You Seen? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films
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