The Insider

Director: Michael Mann. Cast: Al Pacino, Russell Crowe, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora, Philip Baker Hall, Gina Gershon, Michael Gambon, Bruce McGill, Colm Feore, Rip Torn, Debi Mazar, Hallie Eisenberg, Stephen Tobolowsky, Lindsay Crouse, Cliff Curtis. Screenplay: Eric Roth and Michael Mann (based on the article "The Man Who Knew Too Much" by Marie Brenner).


Not yet reviewed in full. B+


Academy Award Nominations:
Best Picture
Best Director: Michael Mann
Best Actor: Russell Crowe
Best Adapted Screenplay: Eric Roth & Michael Mann
Best Cinematography: Dante Spinotti
Best Film Editing: William Goldenberg, Paul Rubell, and David Rosenbloom
Best Sound: Andy Nelson, Doug Hemphill, and Lee Orloff

Academy Award Nominations:
Best Picture (Drama)
Best Director: Michael Mann
Best Actor (Drama): Russell Crowe
Best Screenplay: Eric Roth & Michael Mann
Best Original Score: Lisa Gerrard & Pieter Bourke

Other Awards:
Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Picture; Best Actor (Crowe); Best Supporting Actor (Plummer); Best Cinematography
National Society of Film Critics: Best Actor (Crowe); Best Supporting Actor (Plummer)
Boston Society of Film Critics: Best Supporting Actor (Plummer)
National Board of Review: Best Actor (Crowe); Freedom of Expression Award
Satellite Awards: Best Picture (Drama); Best Director

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