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A Perfect Candidate

  • Aired: 08/05/2012
  • 01:43:55
  • Expires: 05/02/2013
  • Rating: NR
Disproving the adage that there are no second acts in American life, Iran/Contra legend Oliver North re-emerged to challenge incumbent Charles Robb in a hotly contested 1994 Virginia senatorial race. R.J. Cutler and David Van Taylor weave a modern-day parable about leadership in America and campaign culture in a cynical age where voter interests are lost in a media hall of mirrors.
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