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Wag the Dog

Wag the Dog (1997)

During the final weeks of a presidential race, the President is accused of sexual misconduct. To distract the public until the election, the President's adviser hires a Hollywood producer to help him stage a fake war.

Plot Keywords: washington dc, usa, rape, cia, usa president, movie business, war veteran, staging, albania, sex scandal, senator, presidential election, gulf war, media adviser, manipulation of the media, politics, election campaign, government, conspiracy, soldier, extramarital affair

DirectorBarry Levinson
WritersDavid Mamet, Larry Beinhart, Hilary Henkin
Production CompaniesNew Line Cinema, Tribeca Productions, Baltimore Pictures
Production CountryUnited States of America
Spoken Languageshqip, English

Alternate Titles

سگ را بجنبان
La cortina de humo
Mentiras que matan
Des hommes d'influence
Хвост виляет собакой