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The Fight for the White House

2008 Rated NR 8hr 16m

See how television changed the face of presidential races with this collection of commercials, speeches and other footage from the campaign trail. Witness the groundbreaking Kennedy-Nixon debates, which signaled a new emphasis on appearance, Lyndon Johnson's "Daisy" commercial and Nixon's "Checkers" speech. Spanning more than 50 years, the clips illustrate the role visual media has played in shaping voters' perceptions of the candidates.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Filmed in B&W and color; interactive menus; scene access; campaign posters; campaign button gallery; radio bonus.