PG | | Comedy, Drama
Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment.
Robert Redford originated the project and personally hired Michael Ritchie to direct it as he had worked as a technical adviser on various political campaigns.
You know who that is, don't you?
Bill McKay: Yeah. Smokey the Bear.
When McKay is laying on the couch with the cup, his arm and head changes position between camera shots.