About the film
Release Date: November 14, 2003
|Slogan||:||«He'd do anything to get a great story.»|
|Production Companies||:||Cruise/Wagner Productions, Baumgarten Merims Productions, Forest Park Pictures|
|Producers||:||Tom Cruise, Cassandra Kulukundis, Paula Wagner, Craig Baumgarten, Adam Merims, Michael Paseornek, Tom Ortenberg, Gaye Hirsch, Tove Christensen|
|Writers||:||Billy Ray, Buzz Bissinger|
The true story of fraudulent Washington, D.C. journalist Stephen Glass, who rose to meteoric heights as a young writer in his 20s, becoming a staff writer at The New Republic for three years. Looking for a short cut to fame, Glass concocted sources, quotes and even entire stories, but his deception did not go unnoticed forever, and eventually, his world came crumbling down.