...am starting to get jealous.
I read in the newspapers about
Milan. I hope you weren't...
nervously at her Dad.
Oh God -- Daddy -- don't...don't...
don't ever scare me like that --
Falling back towards the door:
Jane -- For God's sake...
Look, it's time for you to go
I just have two more pen pals and
then I'm done.
You don't have to finish tonight.
(he doesn't get in)
Nooo. This way the rotation stays
Finish quickly. I don't want you
things. Good night.
INT. HOUSE - NIGHT
mid-60's -- Hunter Thompson, the New Journalism, the slim
Dad, you want me to choose my words
so carefully and then you just throw
a word like 'obsessive' at me. Now,
unless I'm wrong and...
...please correct me if I am, 'obsession'
concerning people who don't have anything
who can't stop and do anything else. Well,
Here I am stopping to tell you this. Okay?
something like 'obsessive.'
Broadcast News (1987)
Synopsis: Intelligent satire of American television news. A highly strung news producer finds herself strangely attracted to a vapid anchorman even through she loathes everything he personifies. To make matters worse, her best friend, a talented but not particularly telegenic news reporter, is secretly in love with her.