The Best Man

  • 1964
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Vidal's savage political hornet's nest. Idealist Fonda and hypocrite Robertson do battle for their party's Presidental nomination. Fonda's wife Leighton had held off getting a divorce so as not to hurt her husband's political chances. Lee Tracy is the dying President who hasn't put his support behind either man on the eve of the convention. Robertson has...read more

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A principled politician comes into possession of an unscrupulous rival's dark secret and must decide if he will smear the man in order to gain his party's nomination for the Presidency.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Vidal's savage political hornet's nest. Idealist Fonda and hypocrite Robertson do battle for their party's Presidental nomination. Fonda's wife Leighton had held off getting a divorce so as not to hurt her husband's political chances. Lee Tracy is the dyin… (more)

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