Wag the Dog (1997)
Genre Comedy, Drama
Studio New Line Home Entertainment
Movie Release Date 1997
Country USA
Language English
Running Time 97 mins
Format DVD
Color Color
IMDb Rating 7.1
Cast
Dustin Hoffman Stanley Motss
Robert De Niro Conrad Brean
Anne Heche Winifred Ames
Denis Leary Fad King
Willie Nelson Johnny Dean
Andrea Martin Liz Butsky
Kirsten Dunst Tracy Lime
William H. Macy Charles Young
John Michael Higgins John Levy
Suzie Plakson Grace
Crew
Director Barry Levinson
Writer David Mamet
Writer Hilary Henkin
Producer Barry Levinson
Producer Robert De Niro
Musician Mark Knopfler
Musician Tom Bähler
Cinematography Robert Richardson
Plot
Wag The Dog is strongly emotional political satire about the manipulation of media and the political circumstances of the ages. During a presidential race the President has an affair with a school teacher and to avoid media exploitation the Presidents advisor helps him to stage a fake war in Albania.
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Edition Details
Region Region 1
No. of Discs/Tapes 1