The Parallax View

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After a presidential candidate is assassinated, political reporter Joe Frady (Warren Beatty) begins to suspect that the mysterious Parallax Corporation may be involved. As he investigates, others who share his suspicions start turning up dead, including his editor, Bill Rintels (Hume Cronyn). Eventually, Frady uncovers a conspiracy bigger than anyone expected and must race to prevent the corporation's next big hit as this political thriller plays out in an explosive game of cat and mouse.

Release details

Rated: R
Release date: Friday June 14 1974
Duration: 102 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Alan J Pakula
Screenwriter: Lorenzo Semple Jr, David Giler
Cast: Paula Prentiss
Kelly Thordsen
William Daniels
Walter McGinn
Chuck Waters
Warren Beatty
Hume Cronyn
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