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The Special Relationship

The Special Relationship (United Kingdom, USA)

Directed by:
Richard Loncraine
Cast:
Michael Sheen, Dennis Quaid, Demetri Goritsas, Adam Godley, Marc Rioufol, Mark Bazeley, Helen McCrory
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2011
Section:
Synopsis:

In 1992 Labour leader Tony Blair goes to America and is impressed by the policies of President Clinton, which he uses to reshape his party. Two years later he sees Clinton again and the president predicts that he will be Britain's next Prime Minister. Thus begins the 'special relationship' between the two, which will start to sour a few years later.

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