Mad City

1997    1h 54m    PG-13
Action, Drama,
Sam Baily, upset over losing his job, takes a natural history museum hostage. Max Brackett, journalist, is in the museum when this occurs and gets the scoop. The story spreads nationwide, and soon it is all anyone talks about. The story itself is the news, not the reason why or the real people behind it.
Directed By
Arnold Kopelson Productions, Warner Bros. Pictures, Punch Productions
Cast of Mad City
  • John TravoltaSam Baily
  • Dustin HoffmanMax Brackett
  • Mia KirshnerLaurie Callahan
  • Alan AldaKevin Hollander
  • Robert ProskyLou Potts
  • Blythe DannerMrs. Banks
  • William AthertonDohlen
  • Ted LevineLemke
  • Milton Davis Jr.The Kids
  • Bill NunnCliff Williams
  • John LandisDoctor
  • William O'LearyCTN Junior Executive
  • Jay LenoJay Leno
  • Lucinda JenneyJenny
  • Tammy LaurenMiss Rose
  • Kyla PrattThe Kids
  • Raymond J. BarryDobbins
  • Akosua BusiaDiane
  • Ebbe Roe SmithBartholomew
  • Scanlon GailBob
  • Charlie HollidayBanker
  • Kevin CooneyPrincipal
  • Susan SegalTabloid Reporter
  • Richard PortnowBrackett's Agent
  • Michèle-Barbara PelletierMax's Mother
  • Velina BrownBonnie's Mother
  • Patricia SmithJenny's Mother
  • Richard GrossFBI Agent
  • Allan A. AponeMakeup Man (uncredited)
  • David ClennonStreet Preacher
  • Larry KingLarry King (uncredited)
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