07/18/2011 12:48 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

'Hackgate: The Movie' Spoofs News International Scandal (VIDEO)

The scandal of the century is now the most important film of the year... and it stars all of your favorite actors.

We have to admit, we wish this were a real movie. Paddy Considine, Rowan Atkinson, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth (as Hugh Grant), and Steve Coogan? Yes, please. And Hilary Swank as James Murdoch would be inspired casting.

Frankly, it would kind of make this whole wire-tapping thing worthwhile.