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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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Sen. Mitchell Morris
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Sen. Parker Gable
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Jody Daniels
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Aide Larry
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Aide Fermin
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Aide Sam
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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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The film was made and first released in the year 2000 which was the year of the U.S. Presidential election race between Republican George W. Bush and Democrat Vice President Al Gore. The picture premiered stateside in August 2000 which was a few months prior to the election in early November 2000. See more »

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Written by Willie Beck, Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner (as Leroy Bonner), Marshall E. Jones,
Ralph Middlebrooks, Marvin R. Pierce, Clarence Satchell, James R. Williams
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A Fine but unfortunately a Sleeper
9 June 2005 | by See all my reviews

I found this film totally enthralling from start to finish, and it's actors performances - in particular Tom Selleck and Teri Hatcher - if you had rasberried them with their respective performances on the small screen as Magnum PI and dumb Lois Lane, this is a film to watch..it will pleasantly surprise you and turn you around as it has me.

Faye Dunaway is absolutely brilliant, and Laura Linney and Nancy Travis' characters bounce so well off each other.

The cover of the DVD has "Tom Selleck is Stellar!" - So are the four ladies mentioned above..absolutely Stellar - this is a great ensemble cast.

It could be compared to a lot of modern films, "Dave", "True Colours" etc, bit it has a uniqueness all its own. Totally recommended..


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