An upcoming drama film directed by George Clooney from a screenplay by Clooney and Grant Heslov. It stars Clooney, Ryan Gosling, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Marisa Tomei, Paul Giamatti and Evan Rachel Wood. It is an adaptation of the play Farragut North. The film is set to premiere on August 31, 2011 as the opening film of the 68th Venice International Film Festival.
This edgy political drama set in the days leading up to a fictional presidential primary. Clooney stars as a Democratic candidate who schools his idealistic campaign press secretary (Gosling) in the dubious machinations of modern politics.
- via Yahoo! Movie