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Paddy Chayefsky 's
Oscar-winning satire starring Peter Finch
"I'm mad as hell and I'm not going to take this any more!"
Finch won a posthumous Oscar for his performance as the veteran newscaster who becomes the "Mad Prophet" of the airwaves.
Director Sidney Lumet (1976)
FILM REVIEWS pages 47-52


Unknown: Paddy Chayefsky
Unknown: Peter Finch
Director: Sidney Lumet
Houard Beale: Peter Finch
Diana Christensen: Faye Dunaway
Max Schumacher: William Holden
Frank Hackett: Robert Duvall
NelsonChaney: Wesley Addy
Arthur Jensen: Ned Beatty
Louise Schumacher: Beatrice Straight
GeorgeBosch: John Carpenter
Merrill Grant: Ken Kercheval

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

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