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The Final Year (2017)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 19 January 2018 (USA)
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A chronicle of the Barack Obama administration's foreign policy team and the events of Obama's final year in office.

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Greg Barker
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Credited cast:
Ben Rhodes ... Self
Samantha Power ... Self
John Kerry ... Self
Susan Rice ... Self
Barack Obama ... Self
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shinzo Abe ... Self (archive footage)
Madeleine Albright ... Self
Desiree Barnes ... Self
Josh Earnest ... Self
Jon Finer ... Self
Sergey Lavrov ... Self (archive footage)
Gloria Steinem ... Self
Donald Trump ... Self (archive footage)
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THE FINAL YEAR is a unique insiders' account of President Barack Obama's foreign policy team during their last year in office. Featuring unprecedented access inside the White House and State Department, THE FINAL YEAR offers an uncompromising view of the inner workings of the Obama Administration as they prepare to leave power after eight years.

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An empathetic look at Obama's circle in his last year of presidency
14 April 2018 | by benm-41751See all my reviews

Camera crews followed Obama and some of his closest staff as they spent his final year of presidency trying to leave behind a positive legacy through many diplomatic undertakings. The documentary is definitely sympathetic to that he, John Kerry, and the others interviewed were in during this last year. One could possibly call it a biased portrayal, but then again it's hard not to like a president who is working tirelessly to make better connections with the nations of the world (whether or not you think he was successful). The documentary provides a rare intimate perspective into the presidency.


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Release Date:

19 January 2018 (USA) See more »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$67,971, 21 January 2018

Gross USA:

$191,900

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$262,286
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