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April 17, 2014

'Mad as Hell': How 'Network was art that predicted life

No list of essential movies would be complete unless it included the brutal 1976 satire of television news, the subject of New York Times culture writer Dave Itzkoff's "Mad as Hell: The Making of 'Network'and the Fateful Vision of the Angriest Man in Movies." "Network" wasn't so much a movie with a dark view inside the heartless soul of the camera as much as it was an omen.

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