Truth

Truth

Director: James Vanderbilt, Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Topher Grace

Cast: James Vanderbilt, Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Topher Grace

     
 

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James Vanderbilt wrote and directed this docudrama about the controversial 60 Minutes exposé on then-president George W. Bush's military service that aired just before the 2004 election. Cate Blanchett stars as Mary Mapes, the producer of CBS's newsmagazine series 60 Minutes, which was anchored at the time by the legendary Dan Rather (Robert Redford).

Overview

James Vanderbilt wrote and directed this docudrama about the controversial 60 Minutes exposé on then-president George W. Bush's military service that aired just before the 2004 election. Cate Blanchett stars as Mary Mapes, the producer of CBS's newsmagazine series 60 Minutes, which was anchored at the time by the legendary Dan Rather (Robert Redford). Mapes gets a tip from a new source who claims to possess explosive documents proving that Bush received privileged treatment in the National Guard to avoid service in the Vietnam War. After the documents are presented to the American people, a whirlwind of controversy about the their veracity pits Mapes and Rather in a battle for their journalistic lives. Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid, and Elizabeth Moss co-star in this ensemble journalistic thriller. ~ Daniel Gelb

Product Details

Release Date:
02/02/2016
UPC:
0043396469495
Original Release:
2015
Rating:
R
Source:
Sony Pictures
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound]
Time:
2:05:00
Sales rank:
169

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Cate Blanchett Mary Mapes
Robert Redford Dan Rather
Topher Grace Mike Smith
Elisabeth Moss Lucy Scott
Dennis Quaid Lt. Colonel Roger Charles
Bruce Greenwood Andrew Heyward
Stacy Keach Lt. Colonel Bill Burkett
John Benjamin Hickey Mark Wrolstad
David Lyons Josh Howard
Dermot Mulroney Lawrence Lanpher
Rachael Blake Betsy West
Andrew McFarlane Dick Hibey
Natalie Saleeba Mary Murphy
Noni Hazlehurst Nicki Burkett
Connor Burke Robert Mapes
Felix Williamson Mike Missal
Helmut Bakaitis Dick Thornburgh
Lewis Fitz-Gerald Louis Boccardi
Philip Quast Ben Barnes
Zahra Newman Dana Roberson
Elizabeth Nabben CNN Reporter
Matt Ruscic Burly Security Guard
Steve Bastoni Gil Schwartz
Gael Ballantyne Receptionist
Jo Turner Brig. Gen. Mark Kimitt
Tim McCunn Scott Johnson
Patrick St. Esprit Brig. Gen. Buck Staudt
Chris Mulkey Maurice Udell
Louis Herthum Bill Hollowell
Rose Riley Josh Howard's Assistant
Christopher Stollery Reporter Jim Moore
Tom O'Sullivan Newscaster
Martin Sacks Robert Strong
Nicholas Hope Marcel Matley
Adam Saunders Editor Tom
Aaron Glenane Fox News Reporter
Brandon McClelland Lawyer
Nancy Denis Woman in Bakery
Eliza Logan Emily Will
Marcus Johnson Atlanta Anchor
Valerie Bader Mrs. Hodges
Gareth Hamilton-Foster CBS Employee

Technical Credits
James Vanderbilt Director,Producer,Screenwriter
Steven E. Andrews Asst. Director
Michael Babcock Sound/Sound Designer
Paige Badenoch Makeup
Nikki Barrett Casting
Mikkel Bondesen Executive Producer
Christopher Bryson Asst. Director
Fiona Crombie Art Director
Lloyd Finnemore Special Effects Supervisor
Brad Fischer Producer
Richard Francis-Bruce Editor
Zsolt Magyar Sound Mixer
Doug Mankoff Producer
Daniel McIntosh Sound Mixer
Amanda Neale Costumes/Costume Designer
Andrew Neil Sound/Sound Designer
James Packer Executive Producer
John Papsidera Casting
Brett Ratner Producer
Angus Robertson Sound/Sound Designer
William Sherak Producer
Steven Silver Executive Producer
Andrew Spaulding Producer
Neil Tabatznik Executive Producer
Brian Tyler Score Composer
Cedric Vara Asst. Director
Amy Greene Vines Production Manager
Mandy Walker Cinematographer
Joseph White Production Manager
Damian Wyvill Camera Operator

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