PG-13 | | Comedy
When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam is unexpectedly picked as his replacement.
Chris Rock got the idea for this story from the 1984 Walter Mondale/Geraldine A. Ferraro ticket, in which the Democrats thought that since they had no chance of winning against Ronald Reagan/George Bush, they might as well make a historic first so they can win support for the next election. So they ran Ferraro as ... ...
Super Whore drill instructor:
You call yourself a whore?
Prior to the fight scene between Mays and Mitch, Mays pauses the video game he's playing. However, the screen shots of the video game change between shots.
In the opening credits, it lists many famous politicians, then in parenthesis it says "(Are not in this movie)".
$13,503,484 (USA) (30 March 2003)
$37,788,228 (USA) (8 June 2003)
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