PG-13 | | Drama, History
The story of a young journalist who fell from grace when it was discovered he fabricated over half of his articles from the publication The New Republic magazine.
Billy Ray initially had a very hard time convincing the real-life Michael Kelly to assist in the production of the movie. Kelly was editor of the New Republic when many of Stephen Glass' fraudulent articles were published, and he was very embarrassed about them. Ray eventually ... ...
It's funny, because I thought I was going to have to explain all this to you.
Chuck tells Stephen the writers from Forbes Magazine can look up the records in the office building where the National Assembly supposedly took place. This is inaccurate because the writers from Forbes Magazine are not a government agency therefore the owners of the office building aren't legally obligated to provide those records because it would be considered privileged information.
$77,540 (USA) (2 November 2003)