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Running Mates (1992)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | TV Movie 4 October 1992
In this political satire, a Senator running for President is involved in some controversies when his political enemies expose some hidden secrets about his new wife, a successful author of children's books.

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Aggie Snow
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Hugh Hathaway
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Chapman Snow
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Mel Fletcher
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Gordy Faust
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Jack Delaney
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Frank Usher
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Senator Seaton
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Beard (as Richard B. Livingston)
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Carrie Snow ...
Amber
Roy Soden ...
Agent Starling
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Irene
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In this political satire, a Senator running for President is involved in some controversies when his political enemies expose some hidden secrets about his new wife, a successful author of children's books.

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He's got a bright political future - she's got a sexy secret past. See more »

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4 October 1992 (USA)  »

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Dirty Tricks  »

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One of four major contemporary politically themed feature films with a "Running Mates" title. The movies are [in chronological order]: Running Mates (1985), Running Mates (1992), Running Mates (2000), and Running Mates (2011). Of the four pictures, each was made in a consecutive decade, one comprising each from the current and recent four decades: the 1980s, the 1990s, the 2000s, and the 2010s. See more »

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Disappointing
26 August 2000 | by (Columbus, Ohio) – See all my reviews

Most of all I remember being disappointed by this made for HBO movie. Diane Keaton, Ed Harris, and most of the rest of this cast are respected actors with long lists of well received works to their credit. It's shocking to see them all together in a movie that manages to come up just short in nearly every respect.


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