Dave Poster

Release Date: 1993

DVD Release Date: April 29th, 1998

PG-13|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
Shifty White House chief of staff Bob Alexander (Frank Langella) hatches a scheme to use a double for the president (Kevin Kline) at a public photo opportunity. Small business owner Dave Kovic (Kline) fits the bill, but after the president suffers a debilitating stroke, opportunist Alexander arranges for Dave to step in full time without even informing the First Lady (Sigourney Weaver). It doesn't take long before the press, the nation and the president's wife realize something is different.

Cast: Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella, Ben Kingsley, Kevin Dunn, Ving Rhames, Charles Grodin, Faith Prince

Director: Ivan Reitman

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Warner Brothers, Northern Lights Entertainment, Donner/Schuler-Donner

Keywords: 1990s, Transformation, Sacrifice, Playful, Amusing, Deception


Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Writing (Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen)