Catch-22 is a 1970 satirical war film adapted from the book of the same name by Joseph Heller. Considered a black comedy revolving around the "lunatic characters" of Heller's satirical anti-war novel, it was the work of a talented production team which included director Mike Nichols and screenwriter Buck Henry . They worked on the film for two years, and accomplished the tasks of recreating a World War II bomber base and converting Heller's complex novel to the more streamlined medium of a feature film. Along with Henry, the cast included Alan Arkin, Bob Balaban, Martin Balsam, Richard...
|Release date:||June 24, 1970|
|Directed by:||Mike Nichols|
|Producer:||Martin Ransohoff, John Calley|
|Music by:||Richard Strauss|
|Screenplay by:||Buck Henry|