Bill Mitchell is the philandering and distant President of the United States. Dave Kovic is a sweet-natured and caring Temp Agency operator, who by a staggering coincidence looks exactly like the President. As such, when Mitchell wants to escape an official luncheon, the Secret Service hires Dave to stand in for him. Unfortunately, Mitchell suffers a severe stroke whilst having sex with one of his aides, and Dave finds himself stuck in the role indefinitely. The corrupt and manipulative Chief of Staff, Bob Alexander, plans to use Dave to elevate himself to the White House - but unfortunately, he doesn't count on Dave enjoying himself in office, using his luck to make the country a better place, and falling in love with the beautiful First Lady... Written by
Scott Nisbet <email@example.com>
In a country where anybody can become President, anybody just did
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Many Hollywood personalities, US Congressmen, and political commentators appear in this film as themselves. See more
When Dave and First Lady are pulled over by the police and asked to step out of the car. Dave pulls his eyeglasses out of his pocket and puts them on. When he does, there is a large piece of lint hanging from the ride side of the frames. In the next shot the lint is gone. See more
[entering the Oval Office
Let's get back to work!
[bangs the desk with his hand, sits in the chair and falls over
[closing the Oval Office door
He's all right.
Referenced in Jiminy Glick in Lalawood
Hail to the Chief
Music by James Sanderson
Played by a band before the President's speech See more