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Running Mates (2000)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  13 August 2000 (USA)
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Tom Selleck is a governor who is campaigning to win the presidential nomination.

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Gov. James Reynolds Pryce
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Lauren Hartman
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Jennifer 'Jenny' Pryce
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Shawna
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Meg Gable
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Sen. Terrence Randall
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Jody Daniels
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Heather Gable
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Brooke Pryce
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Delegate (as Gia Natale)
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Tom Selleck is a governor who is campaigning to win the presidential nomination.

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Tutti Frutti
Written by Dorothy La Bostrie, Little Richard (as Richard Penniman) and Joe Lubin
Performed by Little Richard
Courtesy of Dominion Entertainment, Inc.
By Arrangement with Celebrity Licensing, Inc.
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Well done

This is a "Robert Kennedy" movie. It portrays things as they aren't and asks "Why not?"

Witty and topical, it reminds me of the somewhat superior "Barbarians at the Gate". It not "The Candidate" either, but it entertains effortlessly. If the ending is predictable, it is also emotionally satisfying.

The biggest surprise is the degree of language and nudity in a commercial cable movie. We get not one, but two lingering views of Teri Hatcher's backside. Even NYPD Blue hasn't shown this much skin for such long shots.


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