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The Best Man
Directed by:
Franklin J. Schaffner

Starring Henry Fonda, Cliff Robertson, Edie Adams, Margaret Leighton, Shelley Berman and Lee Tracy, "The Best Man" (also known as "Gore Vidal's The Best Man", "Amaro sapore del potere, L'", "Kandidat, Der") is a Drama film directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, released in the USA on April 05 of 1964.

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Who is the director of "The Best Man":

The Best Man was directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, a Japanese director, producer, and actor.

Before directing The Best Man, Franklin J. Schaffner had directed The Stripper, released in 1963. Since, he directed The Double Man, released in 1967, Planet of the Apes (1968), Patton (1970), Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), Papillon (1973), and Islands in the Stream (1977).

What was the release date of "The Best Man":

The Best Man was first released in the United States on Sunday, April 05, 1964.. This was fifty-five (55) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, June 18, 1964 in Germany.

What is the cast of "The Best Man":

At the casting of The Best Man we find Henry Fonda, previously seen in Spencer's Mountain (1963) and How the West Was Won (1962); Cliff Robertson (Sunday in New York (1963), My Six Loves (1963)); Edie Adams (Love with the Proper Stranger (1963), It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963)) [ more... ]

What is the Storyline of "The Best Man":

William Russell (Henry Fonda) and Joe Cantwell (Cliff Robertson) are the two leading candidates for the presidential nomination of an unspecified political party. Both have potentially fatal vulnerabilities. Russell is a principled intellectual (believed by many critics and fans to be based on Adlai Stevenson). A sexual indiscretion has alienated his wife Alice (Margaret Leighton). In addition, he has a past nervous breakdown to live down. Cantwell (believed to be based upon John F. Kennedy with some [...]

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