Romancing newsrooms

“That’s the press, baby. The press!”

Dan Barry, writing in The New York Times, is spot on with this declaration: “Journalists love films about themselves. The movies add wit to their whining.” Timed to advance a New York film festival, the piece is accompanied by a video of clips and trailers from newspaper movies. Enjoy.

Humphrey Bogart starred in the 1952 movie about a crusading newspaper editor.

About Len La Barth

I am a longtime journalist still in love with this heartbreaking business.
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