Election (1999)

7.0 / Rated by 1 people

102 min.
Plot  Jim McAllister (Matthew Broderick) is a high school teacher in the suburbs of Omaha, Nebraska and Tracy Flick (Reese Witherspoon) is an over-zealous and overachieving junior. Earlier in the year, another teacher, Jim's best friend Dave Novotny (Mark Harelik), seduced Tracy, whose mother ultimately learned of the affair. As a result, Dave was fired from his job and divorced by his wife, Linda (Delaney Driscoll), while Tracy's reputation was unscathed.

Tracy announces that she is running for student body president. When Tracy presents her petition to Jim, she makes a remark about "working closely" together that Jim interprets as an indication she may try to seduce him. Annoyed by Tracy's presumptuousness and concerned that she will walk away with the election by running unopposed, Mr. McAllister tries to convince Paul Metzler (Chris Klein), a kind-hearted and popular football player at the school who has been sidelined by a ski injury, to enter the race. Although Paul is init...



Matthew Broderick
Jim McAllister
Reese Witherspoon
Tracy Enid Flick
Chris Klein
Paul Metzler
Jessica Campbell
Tammy Metzler
Phil Reeves
Principal Walt Hendricks
Molly Hagan
Diane McAllister
Colleen Camp
Judith Flick
Nicholas D'Agosto
Larry Fouch
Holmes Osborne
Dick Metzler
Mark Harelik
Dave Novotny
Matt Malloy
Vice Principal Ron Ball
Frankie Ingrassia
Lisa Flanagan


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United States




Onur rated Election (1999) with 7.0 stars / 03.09.2018

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