Wag the Dog

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Wag the Dog

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Dustin Hoffman

Stanley Motss

Robert De Niro

Conrad Brean

Anne Heche

Winifred Ames

Denis Leary

Fad King

Storyline

After being caught in a scandalous situation days before the election, the president does not seem to have much of a chance of being re-elected. One of his advisers contacts a top Hollywood producer in order to manufacture a war in Albania that the president can heroically end, all through mass media.


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Movie Berry

02April 2010

«Wag the Dog» is a 1997 comedy. When the president is caught in a sex scandal less than two weeks before the election, White House spinmaster Conrad Brean (Robert De Niro) creates a phony war with the help of Hollywood producer Stanley Motss (Dustin Hoffman) to distract the electorate. From acclaimed director Barry Levinson and writers Hilary Henkin and David Mamet comes this biting look at American politics and its insidious relationship with the media. «Wag the Dog» directed by Barry Levinson. You can download «Wag the Dog» right here!

Lizzy

Karma1290510

Grade

C+

not my kind of movie22 April 2012

not my kind of movie

Mad About Movies

Karma1311490

Grade

C+

I didn't enjoy it14 March 2012

I didn't enjoy it

Lizzy

Karma1290510

Grade

B+

Thanks for that comment good to know08 July 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

Mad About Movies

Karma1311490

Grade

B+

Thanks02 June 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

celticbhoy

Karma28193

Grade

A+

Hmm26 May 2011

Very well done movie and makes you think, could there be a little bit of truth to this.

Marijn

Karma762

Grade

B+

Lifting a tip of the veil the funny way19 November 2009

From Barry Levinson comes this funny, provocative and entertaining piece of film-art that has a layer almost beyond imagination. Sometimes a title of a movie is present in your consciousness, but for some reason you have never watched it before. For me that was the case with this movie. A number... more

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