Fannie flaggs novel follows a glamorous anchorwoman from new york to elmwood springs, mo. And now here it is 1988, and switching channels has the temerity to leave the line out altogether even though reynolds steals reeves expensive pen, in what looks like a setup. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. But now christy is set to leave journalism and her exhusband forever by moving to new york city with her fiance, retail mogul blaine bingham christopher reeve. Part of 8 pages of info for the 1987 movie from the award winning 80s movies rewind. His girl friday is a 1940 american screwball comedy drama romance film directed by howard hawks and starring cary grant and rosalind russell.
Was voted fifth in the orange film survey of greatest british actors. Switching channels 1988 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers. A rocker connected to channel b, d, f or h binary input, switches the. The plot centers on a newspaper editor named walter burns who is about to lose his ace reporter and exwife hildy johnson, newly engaged to another man. Seeing this film for the first time, i was pleasantly surprised to find reeve playing a completely different character to that of clark etc. The details of the update dont much matter, either. Switching channels 1988 rotten tomatoes movie trailers. Switch off your own life for awhile and switch on switching channels, just for the fun of it. The film was notorious for its harsh infighting between reynolds and turner during filming. Reeve is the surprise in this movie, turning his character into a wonderful caricature of a 1988 selfabsorbed yuppie businessman. Switching channels the 1987 romantic comedy movie featuring kathleen turner and burt reynolds at the award winning 80s movies rewind. The first two movie versions couldnt get away with that language, but the 1974 version did. Overview of switching channels, 1988, directed by ted kotcheff, with jackie richardson, patrick patterson, megan smith, at turner classic movies. However, the first adaptation of the play the front page was done three years later, directed by lewis milestone and starring adolphe menjou and pat obrien.
Turner came to fame in the 1980s, when she appeared in many box office hits. Switching channels, directed by ted kotcheff and written by jonathan reynolds, stars kathleen turner as. It has been coming on cable for years and it is having seen this film literally over a. Telecharger switching channels film complet en francais vf. Find out where switching channels 1988 is streaming, if switching channels 1988 is on netflix, and get news and updates, on decider. February 1988 tv spot for switching channels, a remake of the front page and his girl friday starring kathleen turner, burt reynolds, christopher reeve, ned beatty and henry gibson. Sixty years after the broadway opening of the front page, that biting and expertly scripted ben hechtcharles.
Newspapers once had editions all day long, and reporters were forever feeding rewrite men a new angle for the replate. Switching channels is a 1988 comedy starring kathleen turner, burt reynolds and christopher reeve. Switching channels 1988 movie posters cinematerial. This movie was like the front page, which was remade as his girl friday. An eccentric cable news producer schemes to keep his exwife and best reporter on the job. She was a minor television and theatrical personality who published a novel in 1987 called fried green tomatoes at the whistle stop cafe, which was made into a movie she wrote it with the film s director, jon avnet that turned out to be an enormous hit. A rocker connected to channel b, d, f or h binary input, switches the assigned switching channel off. Mar 04, 1988 the film opens today at the gemini and other theaters. Sam field eric mccormack is a highpowered businessman and scion of a rich industrialist family with his own factory. Winning an actra award in 1983 as best new actor in canadian television, that early promise was recognized with a gemini award in 2006 for his role as alan eagleson in the acclaimed cbc miniseries canada russia 72. This time the convicted man is hidden inside a xerox machine instead of a rolltop desk, but the basic mechanics of the original hechtmacarthur story are still sound, and switching channels is true to the obsessivecompulsive hostility that is the fuel for all good reporters. Jul 31, 2010 an eccentric cable news producer schemes to keep his exwife and best reporter on the job.
Switching channels 1988 pg 0305 1988 us comedy 1h 45m user score. Starring kathleen turner, burt reynolds, christopher reeve, ned beatty. Switching channels is definitely a favourite reeve film of mine. Switching channels dvd has no extras, in fact it does not even have a menu, just a great picture. Sully is the producer of a cable news network program.
Its obvious from the getgo that switching channels is a his girl friday remake for the 80s cant escape it, its beatforbeat, but the magic of this movies. Theres a lot more going on around here than news, weather, and sports. Today, the chicago picasso has become a wellknown meeting spot for chicagoans. Switching channels simple english wikipedia, the free. Wnets on the movethe public broadcasting station announced that thirteen and wliw21s operations are moving to 100k sf at worldwide plaza, where. Sullivan iv, christopher reeve as blaine bingham, ned beatty as roy ridnitz, henry gibson as ike roscoe, and george newbern as sigenthaler. Switching channels 1988 cable news anchor christy colleran kathleen turner and her cagey boss, john l.
This time the convicted man is hidden inside a xerox machine instead of a rolltop desk, but the basic mechanics of the original hechtmacarthur story are still sound, and switching channels is true to the obsessive. The corten steel sculpture, dedicated on august 15, 1967, in the civic plaza in the chicago loop, is 50 feet 15. Watch switching channels freeze, time stop, frozen. During lunch with christy and blaine at a local restaurant a sports bar themed place complete with a boxing ring and ropes, sully explains the. Watch switching channels online stream full movie directv. Sully sullivan, iv burt reynolds, tells his best reporter and exwife, christy colleran kathleen turner, to go on a vacation to get away from her stressfull job. Cable news anchor christy colleran kathleen turner and her cagey boss, john l. There have been a number of reports in the youtube help forum from users who were shown a prompt asking them to update their channel who found that after choosing the option to keep their username they can no longer find their video uploads, playlists or favorites. The cubist sculpture by picasso was the first such major public artwork in downtown chicago, and has become a wellknown landmark. Released 1988, switching channels stars kathleenturner, burtreynolds, christopherreeve, nedbeatty the pg movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 48 min, and received a score of out of 100 on. Switching channels, directed by ted kotcheff and written by jonathan reynolds, stars kathleen turner as the star reporter for the chicago. When completed, the project will comprise 37 acres of parks and open spaces, and more than three. The front page has been done and redone and redone, but this version.
Switch off your own life for awhile and switch on switching channels, just for. The movie was nominated for two golden raspberry awards. How to switch between youtube channels after linking to a. When a double pushbutton is connected, a rocker connected to channel a, c, e or g, switches the assigned switching channel on. On his mothers side, there has been an actor in every generation of his family since the days of shakespere. The film opens today at the gemini and other theaters. Switching channels 1988 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Freeze, time stop, frozen, fetish, cali logan porn spankbang. Starring kathleen turner, burt reynolds and christopher reeves.
Watch switching channels full movie in hd visit movie 26798 a television news chief courts his anchorwoman exwife with an elevent. Switching channels 1988 where to stream and watch decider. Gallery of 6 movie poster and cover images for switching channels 1988. Switching channels is a 1988 american comedy film remake of the front page and his girl friday. In this 1980s remake of his girl friday with elements of the play and film the front page set in chicago, illinois, satellite news network snn news director john l. The sculpture also makes an appearance in the 1988 film switching channels starring kathleen turner, burt reynolds and christopher reeve. A holiday romance is a 1997 americancanadian madefortelevision christmas drama film directed by ted kotcheff and starring roma downey and eric mccormack. It stars kathleen turner as christy colleran, burt reynolds as john l. With kathleen turner, burt reynolds, christopher reeve, ned beatty. Switching channels behind the scenes, making the movie. Natiivo will enhance the austin skyline when completed. Switching channels 1988 stream and watch online moviefone. Houston princess and hapsburg descendant passes away suddenly at 31.
Switching channels is a 1988 american comedy film remake of the front page and his girl. The front page has been done and redone and redone, but this version, featuring. A television news chief courts his anchorwoman exwife with an eleventhhour story. Since sullivan still has feelings for her, he hatches a plan to keep. Publicly accessible, it is known for its inviting jungle gymlike characteristics. The front page is back in yet another film version. Sullivan iv in switching channels 1988 in order to be in jaws. Switching channels kathleen turner burt reynolds christopher reeve 1989 a television news boss burt reynolds courts his exwife kathleen turner, a reporter, with an eleventhhour story.
Jan 29, 2018 hbo promotional commercial for the movie switching channels from 1988. Shared by crackle movieson sunday, august 01, 2010original release year 1988. High resolution official theatrical movie poster for switching channels 1988. Michael caine, a top 10 song in britain in the mid1980s by the new wave group madness, had his my name is michael caine quote sampled into the song. On our top box office stars of the 1980s page, turner and was the 4th most successful actress of that decade and in 21st place when looking at actors and actresses. My tv keeps changing channels on its own and it wont stop. Switching channels 1988 pg 03051988 us comedy 1h 45m user score. Hbo promotional commercial for the movie switching channels from 1988. Blaine bingham was one of the few comedy roles for film that reeve took.681 1260 1410 885 1196 381 1282 68 1218 1595 983 971 1588 101 172 695 1306 53 971 111 123 616 257 795 1429 659 1181 685 1133 230 1270 1225 894 1132 586 243 1188 514 376 628 788 910 1037 1455 508 1356 996 241