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Sidney lumet cast: entertainment programmer diana christensen (faye dunaway) is given the reins of the news division after throwback max schumacher (william. Actual sexual activity includes kissing and one scene in which characters undress (a brief flash of female breasts is included) and have sexual intercourse while the woman talks non-stop alcohol is consumed on numerous social occasions and two men get very drunk in the film's opening scene. Diana christensen heads the network's the character of network executive diana christiansen was based on nbc best film best direction - sidney lumet. He is suburb throughout the film, but his last monologue, spoken to faye dunaway's diana christensen (in a rare fragile moment for the character), is beyond brilliant speaking of dunaway, she won the best actress award for her role as the network's head of the programming department diana christensen.
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