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The Front Runner

7 Nov 2018

1 hr 52 min

Drama

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The Week America Went Tabloid
Gary Hart, former Senator of Colorado, becomes the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1987. Hart's intelligence, charisma and idealism makes him popular with young voters, leaving him with a seemingly clear path to the White House. All that comes crashing down when allegations of an extramarital affair surface in the media, forcing the candidate to address a scandal that threatens to derail his campaign and personal life.

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Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English

Direction

Jason Reitman

Production

Aaron L. Gilbert (Producer)
Helen Estabrook (Producer)
Jason Reitman (Producer)

Writing

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Acting

Hugh Jackman (as Gary Hart)
Vera Farmiga (as Lee Hart)
J.K. Simmons (as Bill Dixon)
Alfred Molina (as Ben Bradlee)
Sara Paxton (as Donna Rice)
Kaitlyn Dever (as Andrea Hart)
Ari Graynor (as Ann Devroy)
Mike Judge (as Jim Savage)
Toby Huss (as Billy Broadhurst)
Kevin Pollak (as Bob Martindale)
Evan Castelloe (as John Hart)
Jennifer Landon (as Ann McDaniel)
John Bedford Lloyd (as David Broder)
William Walker (as Campaign Reporter)
Bill Burr (as George McGovern)
Jonny Pasvolsky (as Steve Dunleavy)
Spencer Garrett (as Bob Woodward)
Gabriel Manak (as David Axelrod)
Molly Ephraim (as Irene Kelly)
Courtney Ford (as Lynn Armandt)
Mark O'Brien (as Billy Shore)
Josh Brener (as Doug Wilson)
Tommy Dewey (as John Emerson)
Jenna Kanell (as Ginny Terzano)
Chris Coy (as Kevin Sweeney)
Oliver Cooper (as Joe Trippi)
Mamoudou Athie (as A.J. Parker)
Alex Karpovsky (as Mike Stratton)
Randall P. Havens (as Alan Weinberg)

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