Network, 1976

Network is a 1970s American satirical dystopian black comedy film; about New York City television media executives who exploit a news anchor's on-air suicidal and subversive rants, which provide unexpectedly high ratings; they also plan to develop a docudrama series featuring radical urban guerrilla terrorists

Shockadelic rating: Must-see

Contributors: Sidney Lumet, Howard Gottfried, Fred C. Caruso, Paddy Chayefsky, Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch, Robert Duvall, Lee Richardson, Elliot Lawrence