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2.9
271 Ratings

The American President

Directed by Rob Reiner
United States, 1995
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis

President Andrew Shepherd (Michael Douglas), an unabashedly liberal Democrat, is just gearing up for re-election when he meets an attractive and sharp environmental lobbyist named Sydney Wade (Annette Bening).

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The American President Directed by Rob Reiner

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1996 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Musical or Comedy Score

National Board of Review

1995 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America

1996 | Nominee: Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1996 | 5 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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