This movie is definitely George Clooney's baby. He is the director, producer and screenwriter. He also stars in the movie as Governor Mike Morris, one of the presidential candidates for the Democratic party. He is joined by Ryan Gosling who plays the part of Stephen Myers, the up-and-coming campaign press secretary.
The movie covers the frantic last days before a heavily contested Ohio presidential primary. Idealistic Stephen Myers receives a crash course in dirty politics after accepting an invitation. Along the way, he also discovers a personal secret that could jeopardize the entire campaign.
This political thriller is worth seeing. Watch the trailer.