Spinning Boris (2003)

Genres - Comedy Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Political Satire  |   Release Date - Oct 23, 2003 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 121 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Roger Spottiswoode directs Jeff Goldblum, Anthony LaPaglia, and Liev Schreiber in the political satire Spinning Boris. The film takes place during the Russian elections of 1996 that ended with Boris Yeltsin becoming the head of the country. The trio of lead actors play political consultants who use their knowledge of American style campaigning to get Yeltsin the victory.

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American [nationality], Communism, democracy, political-advisor, political-leader, President, re-election, Russian [nationality]