Posts Tagged ‘Paddy Chayefsky’

Marty

“What do you feel like doing tonight?” After writing his teleplay for “Marty,” it wasn’t long before Hollywood asked Paddy Chayefsky to adapt his script for a feature film. And it’s a good thing he did too — he won his first Oscar for his screenplay. Join us — Pete Wright and Andy Nelson —…

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Network

“I’m going to blow my brains out right on the air, right in the middle of the seven o’clock news.” “You’ll get a hell of a rating, I guarantee you that.  Fifty share easy.” It’s easy for us on this show to talk at great length about Sidney Lumet’s 1976 film “Network” as it’s one…

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