Wag The Dog
– During the final weeks of a presidential race, the President is accused of sexual misconduct. To dis..
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.
09 Jan 1998
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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.
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 18 nominations.