Seth Meyers Spoofs Every Movie You’ve Ever Seen About Journalism With ‘Newspaper Movie’

ET Canada | 2/9/2018 | Staff
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Seth Meyers has figured out a very simple formula when it comes to making a movie about journalism.

Take men in short-sleeved dress shirts and ties, dirty styrofoam coffee cups, discussions with sources on park benches and throw in some long pauses during meetings with newspaper editors and add lots and lots of smoking and you get, well, every movie from “The Post” and “Spotlight” to “All The President’s Men”.

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And “Newspaper Movie” has all the familiar tropes audiences have come to expect in a movie about newspaper writers. Like close-ups of rotary phones and a frustrated editor circling...
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