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The Front Runner


6 Nov 2018

1 hr 53 min

Drama, History

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.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English


Jason Reitman


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


(Book · Screenplay)


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



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