Primary Colors (1998)

In this adaptation of the best-selling roman à clef about Bill Clinton's 1992 run for the White House, the young and gifted Henry Burton is tapped to oversee the presidential campaign of Governor Jack Stanton. Burton is pulled into the politician's colorful world and looks on as Stanton -- who has a wandering eye that could be his downfall -- contends with his ambitious wife, Susan, and an outspoken adviser, Richard Jemmons.

Directing:
  • Mike Nichols

Writing:
  • Elaine May

Stars:
Release Date: 1998-03-20
themoviedb icon 6.2/10
  • Country: FR, DE, JP, GB, US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 143
  • Budget: $65,000,000
Larry Hagman
Larry Hagman
Gov. Fred Picker
Mykelti Williamson
Mykelti Willi...
Dewayne Smith
Allison Janney
Allison Janne...
Miss Walsh
Kathy Bates
Kathy Bates
Libby Holden
Robert Klein
Robert Klein
Norman Asher
Maura Tierney
Maura Tierney
Daisy Green
Diane Ladd
Diane Ladd
Mama Stanton
Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
Susan Stanton
Stacy Edwards
Stacy Edwards
Jennifer Rogers
Chelcie Ross
Chelcie Ross
Charlie Martin
Billy Bob Thornton
Billy Bob Tho...
Richard Jemmons
John Travolta
John Travolta
Jack Stanton
Adrian Lester
Adrian Lester
Henry Burton
Rob Reiner
Rob Reiner
Izzy Rosenblatt
Paul Guilfoyle
Paul Guilfoyl...
Howard Ferguson
Tony Shalhoub
Tony Shalhoub
Eddie Reyes
Caroline Aaron
Caroline Aaro...
Lucille Kaufman