Wag the Dog

When the President is caught in a sex scandal less than 2 weeks before the election, White House spinmaster Conrad Brean (Robert De Niro) creates a phony war with the help of Hollywood producer Stanley Motss (Dustin Hoffman). From acclaimed director Barry Levinson and writers Hilary Henkin and David Mamet comes this biting look at American politics and its relationship with the media that we have all come to embrace.


  • Dustin Hoffman
  • Robert De Niro
  • Anne Heche
  • Denis Leary
  • Willie Nelson
  • Andrea Martin
  • Kirsten Dunst
  • William H. Macy
  • Woody Harrelson

Directed By:

  • Barry Levinson


  • Comedy

DVD Release Date:

  • July 29th, 1998