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Running Mates (2000)

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Tom Selleck is a governor who is campaigning to win the presidential nomination.

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »
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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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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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A winning ticket of campaign, comedy, and conscience. See more »

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Written by Simon Austin, Bree Sharp, Don DiLego
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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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