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Wag the Dog
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2.5 Stars
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Rating: R Year: 1997 Category: Comedy
Director: Barry Levinson Time: 97 min. Writer: Larry Beinhart & Hilary Henkin

Mine: This would be funny, if it did not seem so possible. Still as a political thriller it is good stuff. Funny and scary at the same time. Hoffman is stands out in a great ensemble cast.
Leonard Maltin/Plot synopsis: Before elections, a spin-doctor and a Hollywood producer join efforts to "fabricate" a war in order to cover-up a presidential sex scandal.
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