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Rated R · 113 min. · 2018

Drama

The film follows the rise and fall of Senator Hart, who captured the imagination of young voters and was considered the overwhelming front runner for the 1988 Democratic presidential nomination when his campaign was sidelined by the story of an extramarital relationship with Donna Rice. As tabloid journalism and political journalism merged for the first time, Senator Hart was forced to drop out of the race - events that left a profound and lasting impact on American politics and the world stage.

Official Site: www.thefrontrunner.movie/site
Director: Jason Reitman
Writer: Matt Bai & Jay Carson & Jason Reitman
Cast: Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, J.K. Simmons and Alfred Molina

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