The Parallax View

  • 1974
  • Movie
  • R
  • Thriller

A popular senator is shot by a waiter at the Seattle Space Needle. Three years later Lee (Prentiss), a television reporter who was on the scene, goes to newspaper reporter Joe Frady (Beatty) frightened for her life. Assassination witnesses have been systematically killed, she says, and Lee knows that she's next. Frady discounts her fears as irrational paranoia,...read more

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An ambitious reporter gets in way-over-his-head trouble while investigating a senator's assassination which leads to a vast conspiracy involving a multinational corporation behind every event in the world's headlines.

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(Movie Clip) Nothing But Fish
Sheriff Wicker (Kelly Thordsen) befriends reporter Joe (Warren Beatty), offers him a lead about a dam, and meets him there the next morning in Alan J. (more…)
The Parallax View - (Textless Trailer)
A reporter (Warren Beatty) uncovers a corporation that manages political assassinations in The Parallax View (1974).
(Movie Clip) These People Were Killed!
Panicked ex-girlfriend Lee (Paula Prentiss) tries to convince Joe (Warren Beatty) that somebody is killing witnesses to an assassination three years e (more…)
(Movie Clip) Too Independent
Critical scene in which reporter Lee (Paula Prentiss) snubs ex-beau Joe (Warren Beatty), Senator Carroll (Bill Joyce) ascends the Space Needle, and th (more…)
(Movie Clip) Opening, Senator Carroll
Senator Carroll (Bill Joyce) is the main attraction at the Seattle Independence Day parade, with Lee Carter (Paula Prentiss) reporting live and consul (more…)
(Movie Clip) Non-Ex-Agent
Frady (Warren Beatty) visits his ex-lawman friend Will (Kenneth Mars) at an amusement park to talk about creating a cover for his investigation in Ala (more…)
(Movie Clip) Credits, Commission
The credit sequence from Alan J. Pakula's The Parallax View, 1974, plays as the commission report on the assassination of Senator Carrol, which opened (more…)

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  • Released: 1974
  • Rating: R
  • Review: A popular senator is shot by a waiter at the Seattle Space Needle. Three years later Lee (Prentiss), a television reporter who was on the scene, goes to newspaper reporter Joe Frady (Beatty) frightened for her life. Assassination witnesses have been system… (more)

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