Michael Sheen, Frank Langella, Kevin Bacon, Sam Rockwell
Ron Howard (Director), Peter Morgan (Screenplay)
Release: Oct. 15th, 2008
Runtime: 2 hours, 2 minutes
For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Nixon surprised everyone in selecting Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and...
Max Elliott Slade
A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate telev...
I've done a search and couldn't find a thread on Frost/Nixon. Has no one else been to see it? If not you're missing out on some excellent performances.
A few friends have been put off by the thought...
Hi! My name is Matthew and I'm new to the forum. I came here because I once saw this movie trailer about the cold war or the Nixon Watergate scandal and I just can't remember the name of the film nor ...
It's interesting what Jack Brennan, played by Kevin Bacon, had to say in a documentary-style interview (which appear throughout the film) when he talks about Nixon's calm and rational response to Frost's bold first question, "Why didn't you burn the tapes?".
We watch as Nixon's agreement to do this interview not to be the magnanimous gesture he initially tries to portray...the man only agrees to do it for an obscene amount of money that Frost doesn't have but goes through tireless fundraising and we watch Nixon's struggle right down to the climactic mom....