Page One: Inside the New York Times Synopsis
A behind the scenes look at the New York Times and the changing face of journalism.
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Movieline

By Stephanie Zacharek
While the media desk isn't the whole of the New York Times, it does give Rossi a solid perch from which to survey the paper's recent and...
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83

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
It's not quite the same thrill as glimpsing the man behind the curtain of the great and powerful Oz, but for journalism junkies, the...
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80

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Emphasizing the importance of new media, Stelter is ready to bring the paper back to the future, though this terrific tale of an...
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75

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Page One is a vital, indispensable hell-raiser.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Those of you who don't work for a newspaper may also be interested in what it's like on the inside - how stories are generated, how editors...
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75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
As eye-opening as this movie is, the real story is outside the Times building, in the browser windows and iPads of me and you and everyone...
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
I enjoyed the film very much. It was a visceral pleasure to see a hard-boiled guy like David Carr at its center.
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75

NPR

By Bob Mondello
Page One is an insider's view, but if it isn't raking up any muck, it's not a love letter either.
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75

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
The movie is slick and entertaining, but much of it is as superficial as a Twitter post.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
The paper's motto is "All the News That's Fit to Print." But all that news doesn't necessarily fit neatly into a 90-minute doc.
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PAGE ONE: INSIDE THE NEW YORK TIMES

By Thomas_Drysdale
We really enjoyed the film, especially David Carr and his authenticity. We are convinced subscribers who hope the Times and relative integrity are with us for a long time to come....

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By Alon Patterson
This documentary is but a self-important diatribe on the decline of newspaper journalism, specifically an acrimonious assault by the New York Times on everything and everyone but those responsible...

A "Must-See" for any journalism nerd!

By VegasGiblet
This film will force you to think differently about the mentality that newspapers will one day be obsolete. With technology changing, media adapts. It is how the medium survives. Also, the film...

Decent, but not theatre worthy

By yonlam5
The movie had a lot of enlightening scenes and I loved getting to know the David Carr character, but the movie in general felt like something I could have watched on the silver screen. It's pretty...

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Rated R | For language including some sexual references
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Common Sense Media says OK for kids 15+ Dynamic, absorbing documentary has some strong language.
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