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In this political thriller, a gubernatorial candidate's idealistic press secretary discovers that the opposing political candidate has feathered the nest of his campaigns with terrible lies.

  1. Daniel Adams

    Director, Writer

  2. William Snowden


Top Billed Cast

  1. Judd Nelson

    Judd Nelson

    Andrew Blumenthal

  2. Richard Jordan

    Richard Jordan

    Chris Poulas

  3. Sally Kirkland

    Sally Kirkland

    Helen Poulas

  4. Justine Bateman

    Justine Bateman

    Darcy Link

  5. John Savage

    John Savage

    Wallace Roberts

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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 2, 1992


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 32m

Budget -

Revenue -



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