Coming Soon in December of 2018
The Front Runner is a 2018 American biographical drama film directed by Jason Reitman, based on the 2014 book All the Truth Is Out: The Week Politics Went Tabloid, written by Matt Bai. Reitman co-wrote the screenplay with Bai and Jay Carson. The film stars Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, J. K. Simmons, and Alfred Molina. It chronicles the rise of American Senator Gary Hart, a Democratic presidential candidate in 1988, and his subsequent fall from grace when media reports surfaced of his extramarital affair.
The film premiered at the Telluride Film Festival on August 31, 2018, and is scheduled to be released in the United States on November 6, 2018, by Columbia Pictures. It received generally positive reviews, with acclaim for Jackman's performance.
American Senator Gary Hart does his 1988 presidential campaign until it is derailed when he is caught up in a scandalous extramarital affair with Donna Rice (Sara Paxton).
Starring Hugh Jackman as Gary Hart.