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Election

1999 , 1h 39m
Overview

A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections.

  • Director: Alexander Payne
  • Stars: Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein, Jessica Campbell, Mark Harelik

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Film Awards

16 wins50 nominations
out of 5,910 movie awards
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published

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  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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  • Film Independent Spirit Awards

    Best Director

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Ratings

7.2
92%
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Cast

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“Lot Of Fun” as in Emotional Response

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Election FAQ

A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections..
Election won 2000 Film Independent Spirit Awards, 2000 Florida Film Critics Circle Awards, 2000 National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA, 2000 Online Film Critics Society Awards, 2000 Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards, 2000 Writers Guild of America, USA, 1999 Casting Society of America, USA, 1999 Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards, 1999 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards, 1999 National Board of Review, USA and 3 others.
The certification of Election is R.
The casts of Election are Matthew Broderick starring as Jim McAllister, Reese Witherspoon starring as Tracy Enid Flick, Chris Klein starring as Paul Metzler, Jessica Campbell starring as Tammy Metzler, Mark Harelik starring as Dave Novotny, Phil Reeves starring as Walt Hendricks.
The release date of Election is April 23, 1999.
On October 22, 2020, the IMDB rating of Election is 7.2/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 92/100, Metacritic rating is 83/100, TMDB rating is 6/10.
The director of Election is Alexander Payne.
On October 22, 2020, there were 5298 public reaction to Election including masterful story, good story, great story, humorous dialogue, lot of fun.
The runtime of Election is 99 minutes.