• Publication date: October 14, 2012

Election

High school history and civics teacher Jim McAllister is bothered that one of his popular students, Tracy Flick, is running unopposed in the high school student body elections. So out of his concern for true democracy and to teach Tracy some humility, he convinces one of the school's football stars, Paul, who is known to be nice and polite, to run against her in the elections...

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 1999

MBC Max:

September 24, 2015 18:00 (KSA) ~ September 24, 2015 17:00 (CLT)

High school history and civics teacher Jim McAllister (Matthew Broderick) is bothered that one of his popular students, Tracy Flick (Reese Witherspoon), is running unopposed in the high school student body elections. So out of his concern for true democracy and to teach Tracy some humility, he convinces one of the school's football stars, Paul Metzler (Chris Klein), who is known to be nice and polite, to run against her in the elections. Due to an injury Paul cannot compete on his high school football team, thus Mr. Jim's proposal of running for the student body gives him a new sense of purpose. But then out of spite Paul's sister Tammy (Jessica Campbell) wants in on the race as well...

Starring:

  • Matthew Broderick
  • Reese Witherspoon
  • Chris Klein
  • Jessica Campbell
  • Phil Reeves

Directed by:  Alexander Payne

Rating:  R for strong sexuality, sex-related dialogue and language and a scene of drug use.