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This sly and scarily convincing mockumentary is about a highly conservative folk singer called Bob Roberts, who starts a campaign to become senator of Pennsylvania. His Democratic rival is Brickley Paiste, who remains in the lead until a scandal breaks out involving him and a "friend of his granddaughter". Robert believes he's winning the race as he travels the state singing songs about drug users and family values, but will he become a victim of his own success?
Thought-provoking film about an idealistic scout leader made a US senator and faced with the reality of widespread political corruption and cynicism.
11+ years 124 mins
Film version of TV satire The Thick of It about the weaselly world of politics, in which a junior minister gets out of his depth in the run-up to war.
16+ years 101 mins
Compelling Oscar-winning drama charts the rise and fall of corrupt governor Willie Stark.
11+ years 105 mins
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