Shattered Glass

Shattered Glass

Shattered Glass

Hayden Christensen (Star Wars: Attack of the Clones) leads this media thriller based on the true story of Stephen Glass, a young journalist who garnered a heap of praise for stories that turned out to be largely—sometimes entirely—fabricated. Written and directed by Billy Ray (The Comey Rule).

2003Rating: PG-1394 minsCanada, USAForest Park Pictures
DramaHistorical

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Shattered Glass / Reviews

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

A compellingly competent telling of the scandalous fall from grace of... Stephen Glass.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

More than being a smart and accurate look at magazine journalism - no small matter - Shattered Glass is also a compelling portrait of a psychosis at work.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

An astute and surprisingly gripping drama not only about the ethics of magazine writing, but also... about the subtle political and psychological dynamics of modern office culture.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

A scarily compelling thriller that puts journalistic ethics on trial.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

A satisfying, dramatically absorbing account.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Impressively compelling...

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Seattle Times

Seattle Times

The film has an exceptionally tight focus and a fascinating story to tell.

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Stuff

Stuff

Proof that Hollywood can make riveting "true story" dramas, even by sticking to the facts.

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Time Out

Time Out

(An) adept, often incisively funny recounting of the Glass debacle...

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Variety

Variety

Ray propels the lamentable tale along at a brisk clip, is clear in his storytelling and mercifully avoids moralising or self-congratulation.

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