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The American President
Director: Rob Reiner (Dir)
Release Date:   1995
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles opening: 17 Nov 1995; New York opening: week of 17 Nov 1995
Duration (in mins):   115
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Cast:   Michael Douglas (Andrew Shepherd)  
    Annette Bening (Sydney Ellen Wade)  
    Michael J. Fox (Lewis Rothschild)  
    Martin Sheen (A. J. MacInerney)  
    Anna Deavere Smith (Robin McCall)  


Production Company: Castle Rock Entertainment  
Distribution Company: Columbia Pictures (A Sony Pictures Entertainment Company)
Director: Rob Reiner (Dir)
Producer: Rob Reiner (Prod)
Writer: Aaron Sorkin (Wrt)
Photography: John Seale (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Lilly Kilvert (Prod des)
Film Editor: Robert Leighton (Film ed)
Music: Marc Shaiman (Mus)
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Country: United States
Language: English

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Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Castle Rock Entertainment 19/3/1996 dd/mm/yyyy PA760197

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Genre: Romantic comedy


Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   17 Nov 1995   Calendar, p. 1.
New York Times   17 Nov 1995   p. 8.
Variety   3 Nov 1995.   
Variety   6 Nov 1995   p. 71.

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