Quiz Show is a 1994 American historical film produced and directed by Robert Redford, and written by Paul Attanasio, based on Richard N. Goodwin's memoir Remembering America: A Voice From the Sixties. It stars John Turturro, Rob Morrow, and Ralph Fiennes, with Paul Scofield, David Paymer, Hank Azaria, and Christopher McDonald appearing in supporting roles.
The film chronicles the Twenty One quiz show scandals of the 1950s, the rise and fall of popular contestant Charles Van Doren after the rigged loss of Herb Stempel, and Congressional investigator Richard Goodwin's subsequent probe. Goodwin co-produced the film. The film received generally positive reviews and was nominated for several awards, including a Best Picture Oscar nomination and several Golden Globes. It had a disappointing box office return.
Robert Redford, Tim Galvin
Docudrama, Documentary, Drama
Quiz Show is a highly successful movies. That Movie won Academy Award Best Directing in 1994, Academy Award Best Picture in 1994, Academy Award Best Supporting Actor in 1994, Academy Award Writing (Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published) in 1994, and Golden Globe Best Director - Motion Picture in 1994. This was Robert Redford’s 53rd Movie. Quiz Show was one of this most popular pieces. This was Robertredford’s 1st Movies in this genre. His most popular Movie was The Horse Whisperer. Movie`s leading actors are Paul Scofield, Rob Morrow, and Hank Azaria.
Paul Scofield was born in Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex on 1922-01-21, and won
25 awards. Golden Globe for the Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture.
Rob Morrow was born in New Rochelle, New York on 1962-09-21, and won
5 awards. Emmy (Primetime) for the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. You can also watch other Movie from that genre such as A Face in the Crowd, Fear on Trial, and Good Night, and Good Luck..