The Ratings Game (The Mogul)
The Ratings Game (The Mogul) (1984)

Made for cable television, The Ratings Game was directed by Danny DeVito, who co-starred in the film with his wife Rhea Perlman. DeVito plays the owner of a New Jersey trucking firm who yearns for a televison career. He offers several… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 15, 1984
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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The razor-sharp script contains countless knowing digs at the TV industry, and the mock shows created for MBC (H.O.T. B.O.D.S. and Levar, the pimp series Nunzio's Girls, etc.) are inspired.

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Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

Television has changed so dramatically since 1984 that the film has lost a lot of its direct relevance. There's still fun to be had, it's just that the sting isn't as great as it likely was when it initially aired.

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