Movie - Wag the Dog

Films about Elections
Event detail
 

Wag the Dog
1997, 97 minutes

Dustin Hoffman and Robert DeNiro lead an all-star cast in Barry Levinson’s WAG THE DOG. This comedy focuses on the machination of power as a presidential spin doctor (Robert DeNiro) teams with a celebrated Hollywood producer (Dustin Hoffman) to manufacture a fake war. The film also stars Anne Heche, Denis Leary and Willie Nelson. Less than two weeks before election day, a scandal erupts that threatens to cripple the President’s bid for a second term. The ultimate spin doctor, Conrad Brean (Robert DeNiro)has the uncanny ability to manipulate politics, the press and most importantly - the American people.

For more information, please see our Elections 2014 page.

Upcoming Events

House of Temptation
Sunday, July 27, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Films for Adults - A League of Their Own (1992)
Monday, July 28, 2014
Golden Gate Valley, Golden Gate Valley Meeting Room
Family Film: Monsters University
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Sunset, Sunset Children's Area

More related events

Take our survey