Director: Oliver Stone
Running Time: 1 hr. 49 min.
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense
Theater Release: Dec 01, 1988
DVD Release: Oct 31, 2000
Monologist Eric Bogosian's one-man theater piece Talk Radio, co-written by Bogosian and Tad Savinar, is searingly brought to the screen by Oliver Stone. Bogosian plays provocateur radio talk-show host Barry Champlain, whose constant espousal of his inflammatory views and ceaseless hectoring of his callers and listeners reaps equal parts love and hate. As his program rolls on, Champlain is revealed to be just as screwed up as any of his fans, if not more. And then he pushes one caller just a bit