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THE CANDIDATE

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Directed by Michael Ritchie
United States, 1972
Drama

Synopsis

Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment.

Synopsis

Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment.

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The Candidate Directed byMichael Ritchie

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Awards & Festivals

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Academy Awards
1973 | Winner: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced
1973 | Nominee: Best Sound
National Board of Review
1972 | Winner: Top Ten Films
Writers Guild of America
1973 | Winner: Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

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