Talk Radio

Talk Radio (1988)

The last neighborhood in America.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1988-12-21
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 111 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 50min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Ten-Four Productions
  • Production Country: Canada, United States of America
  • Director:
star 7/10
From 111 Ratings


A rude, contemptuous talk show host becomes overwhelmed by the hatred that surrounds his program just before it goes national.

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  • Eric Bogosian

    as Barry Champlain
  • Ellen Greene

    as Ellen
  • Leslie Hope

    as Laura
  • John C. McGinley

    as Stu
  • Alec Baldwin

    as Dan
  • John Pankow

    as Dietz
  • Anna Levine

    as Woman at the Basketball Game/Denise
  • Michael Wincott

    as Kent/Michael/Joe
  • Rockets Redglare

    as Redneck Caller/Killer
  • Allan Corduner

    as Vince/Morris
  • Tony Frank

    as Dino
  • Robert Trebor

    as Jeffrey Fisher
  • Park Overall

    as Debbie/Agnes/Theresa (voice)
  • Earl Hindman

    as Chet/Black John/Jerry (voice)
  • Linda Atkinson

    as Sheila Fleming
  • Zach Grenier

    as Sid Greenberg
  • Harlan Jordan

    as Coach Armstrong
  • Pirie MacDonald

    as Judge Willard
  • Bruno Rubeo

    as Tony
  • Mimi Cochran

    as Girl #1
  • Teresa Bell

    as Girl #2/Lucy
  • Angus G Wynne III

    as Engineer
  • Chip Moody

    as Announcer
  • David Pointer

    as Engineer
  • Peter Zapp

    as Josh/Vincent (Voice)
  • Carl Kissin

    as Glen (Voice)
  • Michele Mariana

    as Rhonda/Elderly Woman/Julia (Voice)
  • John Seitz

    as Bob (Voice)
  • Kyle McClaran

    as Arnold (Voice)
  • Dee Pyland

    as Nancy (Voice)
  • Daniel Escobar

    as Frank (Voice)
  • Bill DeAcutis

    as John the Rapist/Ralph (Voice)
  • Frederica Meister

    as Sexy Woman (Voice)
  • Luis Barajas

    as Fred (Voice)
  • Vernie Bailey

    as Jackie (Voice)
  • Martin Rayner

    as Arnold (Voice)
  • Alan Clark

    as Larry (Voice)
  • Moby

    as Station Announcer/Newscaster (Voice)
  • John B. Wells

    as Announcer (Voice)
  • Leigh French

    as Newscaster (Voice)
  • Walter Lynn

    as Newscaster (Voice)
Camera Robert Richardson Director of Photography
Writing Oliver Stone Screenplay
Directing Oliver Stone Director
Production A. Kitman Ho Producer
Sound Stewart Copeland Original Music Composer
Production Risa Bramon Garcia Casting
Production Billy Hopkins Casting
Sound Scott Martin Gershin Sound Designer
Costume & Make-Up Ellen Mirojnick Costume Design
Editing Joe Hutshing Co-Editor
Art Bruno Rubeo Production Design
Editing David Brenner Editor
Art Derek R. Hill Set Decoration
Production Edward R. Pressman Producer
Sound Lon Bender Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Tod A. Maitland Sound Mixer
Art Milo Art Direction
Writing Eric Bogosian Screenplay
Writing Eric Bogosian Theatre Play
Production Sam Strangis Executive Producer
Writing Stephen Singular Book
Production Greg Strangis Executive Producer
Camera Joyce Rudolph Still Photographer
Sound Budd Carr Music Supervisor
Sound Wylie Stateman Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Carlton Kaller Music Editor
Sound Joseph A. Mayer ADR Supervisor
Directing Susan Malerstein Script Supervisor
Art Dan Perri Title Designer
Sound Nicola Freegard Music Coordinator
Art Mike Parsons Property Master