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The American President (1995)

PG-13 11/17/1995 (US) ComedyDramaRomance 1h 54m

Why can't the most powerful man in the world have the one thing he wants most?


Widowed U.S. president Andrew Shepherd, one of the world's most powerful men, can have anything he wants -- and what he covets most is Sydney Ellen Wade, a Washington lobbyist. But Shepherd's attempts at courting her spark wild rumors and decimate his approval ratings.

  1. Rob Reiner


  2. Aaron Sorkin


Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Douglas

    Michael Douglas

    Andrew Shepherd

  2. Annette Bening

    Annette Bening

    Sydney Ellen Wade

  3. Michael J. Fox

    Michael J. Fox

    Lewis Rothschild

  4. Martin Sheen

    Martin Sheen

    A.J. MacInerney

  5. Anna Deavere Smith

    Anna Deavere Smith

    Robin McCall

  6. Shawna Waldron

    Shawna Waldron

    Lucy Shepherd

  7. Samantha Mathis

    Samantha Mathis

    Janie Basdin

  8. David Paymer

    David Paymer

    Leon Kodak

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Full Cast & Crew

The American President
The American President

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $62,000,000.00

Revenue $107,879,496.00


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