The Front Runner (2018)

Drama | 112 Minutes
Rating: /10
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  • The Front Runner R 2018 ‧ Drama ‧ 1h 53m 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. Release date: November 21, 2018 (USA) Director: Jason Reitman Based on: All the Truth Is Out: The Week Politics Went Tabloid; by Matt Bai Screenplay: Jason Reitman, Matt Bai, Jay Carson Producers: Jason Reitman, Helen Estabrook

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Gary Hart was expected to be the next President in 1988 but a wandering eye and inability to keep it in his pants squashed his efforts quickly. No longer would the press look the other way. Politics and journalism changed right here & this movie doesn't do justice to either. B-

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