Z Channel A Magnificent Obsession (2004)
Release Year: 2004
Ratings: IMDB: 7.6/10 Metascore: 85% RT: 100%
Duration: 120 mins
Actors: Charles Champlin, Henry Jaglom, Jacqueline Bisset, James B Harris, James Woods, Jim Jarmusch, John McNally, Kevin Thomas, Kris Kristofferson, Paul Verhoeven, Penelope Spheeris, Quentin Tarantino, Robert Altman, Theresa Russell, Vilmos Zsigmond,
Director: Alexandra Cassavetes,
Synopsis: Z Channel A Magnificent Obsession: A documentary on the Z Channel, one of the first pay cable stations in the US, and its programming chief, Jerry Harvey. Debuting in 1974, the LA-based channel's eclectic slate of movies became a prime example of the untapped power of cable television.