Switching Channels | 1988

Adaptation, Comedy
A TV news producer tries to stop his ex-wife from marrying a sporting goods manufacturer, by tempting her with a big story.

Cast

... Christy Colleran

Actor

... John L Sullivan IV

Actor

... Blaine Bingham

Actor

... Roy Ridnitz

Actor

... Ike Roscoe

Actor

... Siegenthaler

Actor

... Berger

Actor

... Warden Terwilliger

Actor

... Zaks

Actor

... Tillinger

Actor

... Carvalho

Actor

... Morosini

Actor

Company

Allsound Productions

Production Company

Ampex Corporation

Production Company

Applied Electronics Ltd

Production Company

Boss Films

Production Company

Burbank Studios

Production Company

Production Company

Synopsis

Updated version of Howard Hawks' 1940 film "His Girl Friday" and Lewis Milestone's 1931 film "The Front Page" which were based on the Hecht-MacArthur play "The Front Page." In this version, the story focuses on a career television news anchorwoman, fed up with having no social life, preparing to marry a dull millionaire she met on vacation.

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