Movie Trailer for Wag the Dog (1997) starring Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro, Anne Heche, Denis Leary, Willie Nelson, Kirsten Dunst, William H. Macy, Woody Harrelson directed by Barry Levinson Movie Review

Wag the Dog (1997)   4/54/54/54/54/5

Trailer for Wag the Dog

With just two weeks left to the elections, a scandal about the President and a young girl is about to break putting his re-election campaign in jeopardy. That's when the White House call in spin doctor Conrad Brean (Robert De Niro - Taxi Driver) to try and fix things, leading him to contact Hollywood producer Stanley Motss (Dustin Hoffman - The Graduate) to stage a fake war with Albania to take the focus away from the political scandal. But with the president's rivals and the CIA getting close to the truth, Brean and Motss must spin a bigger tale in order to keep the pretence going and save the President's campaign for re-election. ... Read Review