PG-13 | | Drama, Thriller
Based on the Robert Penn Warren novel. The life of populist Southerner Willie Stark, a political creature loosely based on Governor Huey Long of Louisiana.
Voted number one by Forbes Magazine, as the biggest flop in the years spanning 2005-2009. It earned only 9.4 million dollars worldwide on a budget of fifty-five million dollars.
To find something, anything, a great truth or a lost pair of glasses, you must first believe there would be some advantage in finding it. I found something a long time ago, and have held on to it for grim death ever since. I owe my success in life ...
When Stark is giving the introduction to the new health facility/university, he is actually at what is called the Louisiana pentagon which is just left of the State Capitol building. The Pentagon is used as lodging for high profile out of parish state legislators and senators. The Pentagon was also the original site of LSU but the school was later moved to where its located now much earlier than the time the film takes part in.
$3,672,366 (USA) (24 September 2006)
$7,221,458 (USA) (15 October 2006)
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