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Medium Cool

Medium Cool(1969)

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Brief Synopsis

A TV news cameraman finds himself becoming personally involved in the violence that erupts around the 1968 Democratic National Convention.

Cast & Crew

Haskell Wexler Director
Robert Forster John Cassellis
Verna Bloom Eileen Horton
Harold Blankenship Harold Horton
Sid McCoy Frank Baker
Robert McAndrew Pennybaker
William Sickingen News Director Karlin
Beverly Younger Rich lady
Marrian Walters Social worker
Edward Croke Plainclothesman

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 27 Aug 1969
Release Date:  1969 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  H & J Pictures
Duration(mins):  110 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • medium cool

    kevin sellers 2016-07-18

    The best thing about this film is its ability to plunge us back into the unhinged summer of 68 in America where memories of Kennedy and King's... MORE>

  • How We Got To The '70s

    Mac 2016-07-13

    This month(July.2016)Turner visits the '70s in general,but this film shows how we got there. The subject will be visited again,I'm sure,so... MORE>

  • Splendid Robert Forster

    Adventure 2012-02-07

    This movie made me a movie fan and I respect the work of Robert Forster as star of Medium Cool for his brave and compelling performance. MORE>