Saturday, November 03, 2018

Hugh Jackman: "The Front Runner"

Director Jason Reitman's biographical feature "The Front Runner", based on author Matt Bai's book "All the Truth Is Out: The Week Politics Went Tabloid" (2014),  stars Hugh Jackman ("Logan"), Vera Farmiga ("The Departed"), J. K. Simmons (Counterpart") and Alfred Molina ("Spider-Man 2"), opening November 6, 2018:

"..'Gary Hart', former senator of Colorado, becomes front-runner for the 1987 'Democrat' presidential nomination. 

"Hart's idealism makes him popular with voters, leaving him with a seemingly clear path to the 'White House'. 

"But 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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