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Wag the Dog

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Wag the Dog

Release Date: December 25, 1997

Year    :   1997
Slogan    :   «A comedy about truth, justice and other special effects.»
Genres    :   Comedy, Drama
Production Companies    :   New Line Cinema, Tribeca Productions, Baltimore Pictures
Director    :   Barry Levinson
Producers    :   Debra Zane, Eric McLeod, Robert De Niro, Ellen Chenoweth, Jane Rosenthal, Michael De Luca, Barry Levinson, Ezra Swerdlow, Claire Rudnick Polstein
Writers    :   David Mamet, Larry Beinhart, Hilary Henkin
RunTime    :   97 mins.
Budget    :   15000000
Revenue    :   64256513

During the final weeks of a presidential race, the President is accused of sexual misconduct. To distract the public until the election, the President's adviser hires a Hollywood producer to help him stage a fake war.

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