Newsbreak (2000)


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In this thriller, John McNamara (Michael Rooker) is an investigative reporter whose desire to root out a juicy story has not endeared him to many of the people he's written about, and he's lost a few jobs in the process. John wants to hold on to his latest job, but when he's assigned to write about a nuclear power plant that has recently opened, he discovers the plant's manager, Jake McCallum (Judge Reinhold), is the center of a web of corruption that has ensnarled the city's government -- … More

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Mystery & Suspense
Directed By: ,
Written By: Paul Tarantino, Serge Rodnunsky
In Theaters:
On DVD: Oct 3, 2000
MTI Home Video



as John McNamara

as Jake McCallum

as Judge McNamara

as Linda Callaway

as London

as Frances Johnson

as James McNamara

as Jacob Johnson

as George Linden

as Mayor Getty

as News Reporter

as Helen McNamara

as Lowell

as Det. Bradley
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Yet another action thriller that is not very thrilling or exciting. The plot sounds good, but just doesn't deliver the goods. The cast is fair, Michael Rooker is fine, but overall very bland acting. The score is not very original.

James Higgins

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