Wrong Is Right1982

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Wrong Is Right
Directed by:
Richard Brooks

Starring Sean Connery, George Grizzard, Robert Conrad, Katharine Ross, John Saxon and Henry Silva, "Wrong Is Right" (also known as "Flammen am Horizont", "Obiettivo mortale", "Man with the Deadly Lens, The") is a Comedy/Drama/Thriller film directed by Richard Brooks, released on April 16 of 1982 in the USA.

Patrick Hale was invented for television. He's a superstar TV reporter whose special news broadcasts reach a billion people every day. And in the past ten hours, he has uncovered the most incredible story of his career. The bad news is: it involves the President, Vice-President, Director of the CIA, a trigger-happy general, an Arab terrorist, a European arms dealer, religious fanatics, and the result may be World War III. The good news is: his ratings are going through the roof.

Who directed "Wrong Is Right":

Wrong Is Right was directed by Richard Brooks, an American writer, director, producer, stunt, and actor.

Before making Wrong Is Right, Richard Brooks had directed Looking for Mr. Goodbar, released in 1977, Bite the Bullet (1975), The Happy Ending (1969), In Cold Blood (1967), The Professionals (1966), and Lord Jim (1965). Since, he directed Fever Pitch, released in 1985.

What was the release date of "Wrong Is Right":

Wrong Is Right was initally released in the United States on Friday, April 16, 1982. Also released on Friday, April 16, 1982 have been Garde vue (dir. Claude Miller) and Smash Palace (dir. Roger Donaldson). This was thirty-seven (37) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, December 17, 1982 in Germany and on Saturday, October 09, 1982 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Wrong Is Right":

At the casting of Wrong Is Right we find Sean Connery, previously seen in Time Bandits (1981) and Outland (1981); George Grizzard (Seems Like Old Times (1980), Firepower (1979)); Robert Conrad (The Lady in Red (1979), Cash McCall (1960)) [ more... ]

  • Cherie Michan and John Saxon, Tony March can all be seen in Fever Pitch, released in 1985.
  • Henry Silva and Leslie Nielsen also worked together in The Plainsman, released in 1966.

What is the Storyline of "Wrong Is Right":

In the near future, violence has become something of a national sport and television news has fallen to tabloid depths. Patrick Hale (Sean Connery), a globe-trotting reporter with access to a staggering array of world leaders, has ventured to the Arab country of Hegreb to interview his old acquaintance, King Ibn Awad (Ron Moody).

Awad has learned that the President of the United States (George Grizzard) may have issued orders for his removal; as a result, Awad is apparently making arrangements to [...]

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