The Front-Runner


Status: Post-Production As of April 3, 2018

Post-Production: Filming completed; editing of shot film; music composition and recordings, as well as sound and visual effects being added.

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2018 | Drama True Story

Gary Hart’s presidential campaign in 1988 is derailed when he is caught in a scandalous love affair. more

In Movie Theaters U.S.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Friday, November 16, 2018
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

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Vera Farmiga
Lee Hart
Courtney Ford
Lynn Armandt
Kaitlyn Dever
Andrea Hart
J.K. Simmons
Bill Dixon
Molly Ephraim
Irene Kelly
Ari Graynor
Ann Devroy
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Jason Reitman


Jason Reitman
Jay Carson
Matt Bai

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Senator Gary Hart is the frontrunner during the early stages of the 1988 race for the Democratic presidential nomination when his campaign is rocked by revelations of an extramarital affair with Donna Rice. The Colorado senator then drops out of the race.
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