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The Campaign

Rating:R (for crude sexual content, language and brief nudity)
Genre:Comedy
Release Date:August 10, 2012
Running time:97 minutes
Cast:Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Sudeikis, Katherine LaNasa, Dylan McDermott
Director:Jay Roach
Producer:Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Jay Roach, Zach Galifianakis
Writer:Chris Henchy, Shawn Harwell, Adam McKay
Distributor:Warner Bros. Pictures

Description: When long-term congressman Cam Brady commits a major public gaffe before an upcoming election, a pair of ultra-wealthy CEOs plot to put up a rival candidate and gain influence over their North Carolina district. Their man: naïve Marty Huggins, director of the local Tourism Center. At first, Marty appears to be the unlikeliest possible choice but, with the help of his new benefactors' support, a cutthroat campaign manager and his family's political connections, he soon becomes a contender who gives the charismatic Cam plenty to worry about. As Election Day closes in, the two are locked in a dead heat, with insults quickly escalating to injury until all they care about is burying each other.

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