Frank Pierson (screenplay)
Plot Summary:: The robbery should have taken 10 minutes. 4 hours later, the bank was like a circus sideshow. 8 hours later, it was the hottest thing on live T.V. 12 hours later, it was all history. And it's all true. A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.
Al Pacino .... Sonny