Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer
Sex! Gossip! Scandal! For more than 60 years, the National Enquirer has pumped out salacious, shocking stories, stretching the limits of journalism and blurring the lines between truth and fiction. The sensational true story of the most infamous tabloid in U.S. history, a wild, probing look at how one newspaper's prescient grasp of its readers' darkest curiosities led it to massive profits and influence. From its coverage of Elvis's death to the O.J. Simpson murder trial, the National Enquirer rattled the foundations of American culture and politics, sometimes allegedly using payoffs, and blackmail to get its scoops.
Director Mark Landsman