R | | Drama, Thriller
An idealistic staffer for a new presidential candidate gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail.
Jennifer Ehle plays George Clooney's character's wife. In the film Michael Clayton, where Clooney played the title role, she played his girlfriend but all of her scenes were cut, although they are included in the Deleted Scenes section of the DVD.
I'm not a Christian. I'm not an Atheist. I'm not Jewish. I'm not Muslim. My religion, what I believe in is called the Constitution of United States of America.
When they are watching a bank of TVs, the TV on the far left has a "Local 12" lower third, but the reporter doing the stand-up is holding a Channel 9 Microphone.
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