Tag Archives: Political Movies

HKL Films: Wag The Dog 1997- A Movie About a Real Made Up Presidential Scandal

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press The late 1990s was a crazy and fascinating time for many reasons politically and other things and also one of the best periods for Hollywood as far as making movies. Some … Continue reading

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Movie Clips: Primary Colors Official Trailer- A Movie Based off a Real Southern New Democrat

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press I saw the movie Primary Colors in the spring of 1998. Doesn’t seem that long ago, but that’s a different story with a long time friend of mine from high school … Continue reading

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Striker 1909: Jeff Bridges With the Final Speech From The Contender

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Great speech from The Contender by Jeff Bridges who played the President in this movie. Not a very realistic scene as far as how they put the U.S. House chamber … Continue reading

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Paramount Movies: The Contender 2000- A Movie About the Right of Privacy For Public Officials

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press The Contender movie from 2000 came about almost three years after the Monica Lewinsky scandal broke and two years after President Clinton was impeached in the House on a party-line vote. … Continue reading

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Jaimelyn Gray: President Andrew Shepard’s Speech- From The American President

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Just to be serious for a minute and perhaps only a minute. I was with President Shepard the whole time during this speech, except for the part about the guns. When … Continue reading

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Movie Clips: The American President, 1995- A Movie About Romance and Hardball Politics

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press If you’re someone whose a political junky such as myself and you love watching political movies and political documentaries, than The American President is a very good movie. Because it’s about … Continue reading

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