As revisionist history, Michael Mann's intelligent docudrama The Insider is a simmering brew of altered facts and dramatic license. In a broader perspective, however, the film (cowritten with Forrest Gump Oscar-winner Eric Roth) is effectively accurate as an engrossing study of ethics…

Jeffrey Wigand:
How did a radical journalist from Ramparts Magazine end up at CBS?

Lowell Bergman:
I still do the tough stories. 60 Minutes reaches a lot of people.