Winchell (1998)


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Movie Info

This biographical drama from HBO recounts the rise and fall of Walter Winchell, a gossip columnist and reporter who changed the face of news reporting.

Rating: R (adult situations/language, violence)
Genre: Drama, Special Interest
Directed By:
Written By: Scott Abbott
In Theaters:
On DVD: Sep 12, 2006
HBO Video


as Walter Winchell

as Dallas Wayne

as Franklin D. Roosevel...

as Herman Klurfeld

as Melvin Diamond

as Janet Winchell

as Sam Hague

as Ed Sullivan

as Mrs. Klurfeld

as June Winchell

as Josephine Baker

as Winchell's Father

as Miami Reporter #4
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Critic Reviews for Winchell

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | January 26, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

May 29, 2001
AV Club
Top Critic

Not "Sweet Smell of Success," but not bad.

May 11, 2005

A biopic that's as lively and vivid as its subject.

July 2, 2003
Nitrate Online

August 2, 2005

February 7, 2005
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

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