The Insider

The Insider (1999)

Two men driven to tell the truth … whatever the cost.

  • Genre: Drama, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1999-10-28
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 995 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 37min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Touchstone Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Tells the true story of a 60 Minutes television series exposé of the tobacco industry, as seen through the eyes of a real tobacco executive, Jeffrey Wigand.

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  • Al Pacino

    as Lowell Bergman
  • Russell Crowe

    as Jeffrey Wigand
  • Christopher Plummer

    as Mike Wallace
  • Diane Venora

    as Liane Wigand
  • Bruce McGill

    as Ron Motley
  • Lindsay Crouse

    as Sharon Tiller
  • Philip Baker Hall

    as Don Hewitt
  • Debi Mazar

    as Debbie De Luca
  • Renee Olstead

    as Deborah Wigand
  • Hallie Kate Eisenberg

    as Barbara Wigand
  • Stephen Tobolowsky

    as Eric Kluster
  • Colm Feore

    as Richard Scruggs
  • Gina Gershon

    as Helen Caperelli
  • Michael Gambon

    as Thomas Sandefur
  • Rip Torn

    as John Scanlon
  • Cliff Curtis

    as Sheikh Fadlallah
  • Gary Sandy

    as Sandefur's Lawyer
  • Roger Bart

    as Seelbach Hotel Manager
  • Jack Palladino

    as Jack Palladino
  • Michael Moore

    as Michael Moore
  • Lynne Thigpen

    as Mrs. Williams
  • Michael Paul Chan

    as Norman the Cameraman
  • Linda Hart

    as Mrs. Wigand
  • Robert Harper

    as Mark Stern
  • Nestor Serrano

    as FBI Agent Robertson
  • Pete Hamill

    as NY Times Reporter
  • Wings Hauser

    as Tobacco Lawyer
  • Willie C. Carpenter

    as John Harris
  • Paul Butler

    as Charlie Phillips
  • Megan Odebash

    as Sandra Sutherland
  • Sayed Badreya

    as Hezbollah Head Gunman
  • Chris Ufland

    as Doug Oliver - FDA
  • Douglas McGrath

    as Private Investigator
  • Bill Sage

    as Intense Young Intern
  • Joseph Hindy

    as Baldo the Editor
  • Dennis Garber

    as FBI Agent #1
  • Tim Grimm

    as FBI Agent #2
  • Paul Perri

    as Geologist / FBI Man
  • Wanda De Jesus

    as Geologist / FBI Woman
  • Robert Patrick Brink

    as Policeman
  • V.J. Foster

    as Bill Felling
  • James Harper

    as FBI Agent #3
  • Eyal Podell

    as Lowell's Son
  • Breckin Meyer

    as Sharon's Son
  • David Roberson

    as John Telefarro
  • David Clyde Carr

    as Local Newscaster
  • Vyto Ruginis

    as Junior Lawyer
  • Saemi Nakamura

    as Japanese Waitress
  • Knox White

    as Soundman
  • David C. Fisher

    as Tobacco Executive (uncredited)
  • Phil Hawn

    as Businessman at Airport (uncredited)
  • Zane Lamprey

    as Man at Airport (uncredited)
  • Robert Malone

    as Businessman at Airport (uncredited)
  • Vin Morreale Jr

    as Al Pacino's Double (uncredited)
  • Robert D. Parham

    as Lawyer (uncredited)
  • Roger Phenix

    as TV Camera Crew at Trial (uncredited)
Writing Eric Roth Screenplay
Art Brian Morris Production Design
Writing Michael Mann Screenplay
Directing Michael Mann Director
Production Michael Mann Producer
Production Pieter Jan Brugge Producer
Editing William Goldenberg Editor
Editing Paul Rubell Editor
Production Bonnie Timmermann Casting
Sound Lisa Gerrard Original Music Composer
Sound Nicholas R. Allen Boom Operator
Costume & Make-Up Anna B. Sheppard Costume Design
Crew John E. Gray Special Effects Coordinator
Art James E. Tocci Art Direction
Camera Dante Spinotti Director of Photography
Art Margie Stone McShirley Supervising Art Director
Crew Joel Kramer Stunt Coordinator
Art John Kasarda Art Direction
Editing David Rosenbloom Editor
Art Avishay Avivi Art Direction
Sound Pieter Bourke Original Music Composer
Production Avi Kleinberger Line Producer
Art Robert DiGrigoli Construction Coordinator
Art Steven Schwartz Assistant Art Director
Directing Michael Waxman Assistant Director
Production Michael Waxman Co-Producer
Production Gusmano Cesaretti Associate Producer
Costume & Make-Up Michele Michel Assistant Costume Designer
Sound Gregg Baxter Supervising Sound Editor
Visual Effects Chris Watts Visual Effects Supervisor
Sound Andy Nelson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Directing Julie Pitkanen Script Supervisor
Sound Doug Hemphill Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Directing Eva Z. Cabrera Script Supervisor
Art Robert A. Blackburn Construction Coordinator
Sound Gregory King Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Gregory King Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Yann Delpuech Sound Effects Editor
Sound Craig Heath Sound Recordist
Costume & Make-Up Judith A. Cory Hairstylist
Camera Frank Connor Still Photographer
Visual Effects Travis Baumann Digital Compositors
Costume & Make-Up Bill Myer Makeup Artist
Production Stephen Lim Unit Production Manager
Art Erik Olson Assistant Art Director
Costume & Make-Up Carolyn Dessert Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Julie Glick Set Costumer
Production Alison E. McBryde Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up Emily Loreto Assistant Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Leah Brown Set Costumer
Sound Lee Orloff Production Sound Mixer
Sound Brian Risner Sound Effects Editor
Sound David Abrahamsen Sound Designer