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1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Based on the novel by Tom Perrotta.
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Originally produced as an American motion picture in 1999.
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Special features: Audio commentary with director Alexander Payne [optional audio feature].
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, James Glennon ; editor ; Kevin Tent ; music by Rolfe Kent ; production designer, Jane Ann Stewart.
Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein, Jessica Campbell, Mark Harelik, Phil Reeves, Molly Hagan, Delany Driscoll, Colleen Camp, Frankie Ingrassia, Matt Molloy, Jeanine Jackson, Holmes Osborne.
Civics teacher Jim McAllister is worried: obnoxious, perennial overachiever Tracy Flick looks likely to win the student body presidency--she is running unopposed. Seeking to inject some democracy into the process, he persuades nice but dim football hero Paul Metzler to stand against her. This merely makes Tracy even more determined to win, and when Paul's alienated younger sister Tammy joins the race, leads her to use extreme measures to guarantee success. Meanwhile, Mr. McAllister's life becomes increasingly complicated as he strays from the principles he teaches. Politics is rarely pretty, but the students and faculty at Carver High are about to find out just how ugly it can get.
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DVD; Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround, Dolby Digital Surround; presented in anamorphic widescreen, aspect ratio: 2.35:1.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Berger, A. (. p. p., Yerxa, R., Gale, D., Samples, K., Payne, A., Taylor, J., Broderick, M., Witherspoon, R., Klein, C., Reeves, P., Osborne, H., & Perrotta, T. (1999). Election. Hollywood, CA: Paramount Pictures Corp..

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Albert (Motion picture producer) Berger et al.. 1999. Election. Hollywood, CA: Paramount Pictures Corp..

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Albert (Motion picture producer) Berger et al., Election. Hollywood, CA: Paramount Pictures Corp., 1999.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Berger, Albert (Motion picture producer), et al. Election. Hollywood, CA: Paramount Pictures Corp., 1999. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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