As more evidence began to unfold, chilling evidence came to light. The production was supplied with a brick from the main lobby of the Post so that it could be duplicated in fiberglass for the set. This story tells how two reporters worked with sources to uncover deceit in the highest levels of government.
Some did this to protect their families, others did it out of dedication to the President and his men. More men were arrested, and it became evident that powerful people were part of the conspiracy they denied.
The burglars had broken into the headquarters of the Democratic national committee in the Watergate office-apartment-hotel-complex.
Stayton, who published his report in Written By magazine, compared several drafts of the script, including the final production draft. Some men were taking the blame for situations in which they were really innocent. Principal photography began on May 12,in Washington, D.
On June 17,Woodward was asked to cover a story for his job at the "Washington Post. Still, there were loose ends to figure out. In his autobiography, Redford claimed that he and Pakula held all-day sessions working on the script. It all started with a burglary at the Democratic headquarters, but proved to be something much more complex.
Bradlee teased The Post publisher Katharine Graham about who would play her in the film. Pakula was hired to direct and requested rewrites from Goldman. This section contains words approx. According to Bradlee, Simons felt that he and his role were fatally shortchanged in the script and that he never got over his resentment.
He would offer clues to areas they should research further, but he would never offer names. They arranged super-secret meetings wherein the informant, nicknamed Deep Throat, would confirm or deny evidence the reporters unearthed. He has said Bob Woodward was extremely helpful to him but Carl Bernstein was not.
As truths came out, the "Post" was vindicated. The reporters, now working together, noticed that he used the words "this particular incident. At the trial, Woodward realized that there might be more to the story.
AFI also named it No. The director also spent hours interviewing editors and reporters, taking notes of their comments. Redford asked for their suggestions, but Bernstein and his girlfriend, writer Nora Ephronwrote their own draft.
The reporters just had to prove it. They struggled to find solid evidence to write about since their interviewees were terrified to speak. And then her role was dropped from the final script, half to her relief. The evidence showed that the President himself was part of the conspiracy. The White House jumped on the situation, trying to show that the "Post" only offered shoddy journalism.
It set the investigation back for months. Later inRichard Stayton published an investigative article debunking the claims that the material Pakula and Redford rewrote for the screenplay was significant to the finished film. Bradlee initially recommended George C.
Goldman has written that his crucial decision as to structure was to throw away the second half of the book. The salaries were paid using a secret bank account that had been created using campaign donations for the Republican party.
Scott for the role, and he was somewhat unimpressed when Robards showed up at the Post offices to develop a feel for the newsroom. On June 22, President Nixon publicly stated that the White House had no involvement with the particular incident, Watergate.
The filmmakers went to great lengths for accuracy and authenticity, including making replicas of outdated phone books. The White House attacked the "Post" repetitively.
Bernstein did some research of his own while he was taking a few days off of work. The desks were painted the same color as those of the newsroom.
As evidence grew, the reporters learned that over 50 individuals were hired to infiltrate the Democratic campaign and wreak havoc. Other newspapers began to pick up the story, finding more evidence.
There was one story in which there was a misunderstanding, and the reporters got a fact wrong.All the President's Men is a American political thriller film about the Watergate scandal, which brought down the presidency of Richard M.
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Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward are coauthors of The Final Days (Touchstone/Simon & Schuster), the behind-the-scenes account of Richard Nixon's last days in the White House.
Book Review: “All The President’s Men” 01 am. All The President’s Men Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, to work of the Watergate story is glowingly spelled out in All the President.
All the President's Men [Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein] The book is also obviously an example of journalism at work, which is ultimately a process of _noticing_. All the President’s Men Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward were reporters for the ‘Washington Post’ who investigated the burglary of the Democratic National 4/5(8).
All the President's Men is a non-fiction book by Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward, two of the journalists who investigated the first Watergate break-in and ensuing scandal for The Washington billsimas.comher: Simon & Schuster.
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