The Front Runner

The Front Runner (2018)

Gary Hart, former Senator of Colorado, becomes the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1987. Hart's intelligence, charisma and idealism makes him popular with young voters, leaving him with a seemingly clear path to the White House. All that comes crashing down when allegations of an extramarital affair surface in the media, forcing the candidate to address a scandal that threatens to derail his campaign and personal life.

Plot Keywords: colorado, senator, scandal, biography, politics, politician, based on a true story, presidential campaign, 1980s, affair, 20th century

DirectorJason Reitman
WritersMatt Bai, Matt Bai, Jason Reitman, Jay Carson
Production CompaniesBron Studios, Right of Way Films, Creative Wealth Media Finance
Production CountryUnited States of America
Spoken LanguageEnglish

Alternate Titles

Главный кандидат