The American President
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The American President
United States 1995

Directed by

Anne Haney
Clement von Franckenstein
John Mahoney
Aaron Sorkin
Running time:114 minutes 1
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Sight & Sound January nr. 1 1996

Country:United States

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American president Andrew Shepher, a widower with a young daughter, is attracted to lobbyist Sydney Ellen Wade. Discouraged by his staff, he starts dating her. His rival presidential candidate uses the relationship as the basis for an attack on his character.

Books with substantial mentioning of The American President
Beth A. Fhaner and Christopher P. Scanlon (eds.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1996, 15th Edition. A Survey of the Films of 1995
Detroit; New York; Toronto; London, 1996
Articles on The American President
Classic Scene, The American President, in: Empire, nr. 246 (December), 2009 pp. 202
John Wrathall, The American President, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 1 (January), 1996 pp. 36