R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Take two rival television reporters: one handsome, one talented, both male. Add one Producer, female. Mix well, and watch the sparks fly.
Marc Shaiman and Glen Roven, who played News Theme Writers, are real-life composers, who have also done television jingles. Shaiman, after doing this movie, went on to score major motion picture films, and has since been nominated for seven Academy Awards.
120 people were reported injured, at least 22 people died.
Aaron Altman: I wish I were one of them.
The position of Tom's jacket collar is inconsistent in the airport scene when Jane and Tom argue.
Albert Brooks' singing of "L'Edition Speciale" from the film also briefly appears in the end credits.
English, Spanish, French, German
$197,542 20 December 1987