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.
Part of the presidential debate is a verbatim repeat of Monty Python's Argument Sketch from Monty Python's Flying Circus: The Money Programme (1972).
I'm a war hero, and I'm Sharon Stone's cousin.
When Gilliam is walking on the sidewalk when the car is about to pick him up, the sprinklers that are producing the rain are visible on the other side of the street.
In the opening credits, it lists many famous politicians, then in parenthesis it says "(Are not in this movie)".
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