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During the 1972 elections, two reporters' investigation sheds light on the controversial Watergate scandal that compels President Richard Nixon to resign from his post.

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Directed by

Alan J. Pakula

Written by

William Goldman (Screenplay)
Bob Woodward (Book)
Carl Bernstein (Book)

Runtime

138 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The most devastating detective story of this century.

Cast

Keywords

politics conspiracy journalist fbi based on a true story washington dc, usa plan newspaper newspaper man burglar wiretap watergate scandal shadowing watergate

Photos

Lists

#494 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#77 on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition AFI

#296 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Awards

Oscar for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Jason Robards

Oscar for Best Sound Rick Alexander

Oscar for Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium William Goldman