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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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Good film could be great with one scene cut
10 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Good overall, but I thought the bathroom scene with 3 ex-lovers discussing their flings in the presence of the candidate's wife was gratuitously tacky and tasteless. Cut that scene, and this would get several more stars. The scene where the candidate waits to the end of his Acceptance Speech to reveal his choice of running mate is unrealistic, but dramatically effective. Tom Selleck is a commanding presence. Robert Culp is cast to type as the somewhat sleazy,untrustworthy chap. Faye Dunaway plays the role of the drunken,neglected wife convincingly. Laura Linney was well cast - as was the film as a whole. Selleck has been good in everything he has been in.


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