• Dick (1999)


Release Date: August 4th, 1999

DVD Release Date: December 14th, 1999

PG-13 |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

Betsy (Kirsten Dunst) and Arlene (Michelle Williams) are two 15-year-old girls in 1976. When Betsy visits Arlene at the Watergate Motel, the two accidentally stumble into the middle of the infamous Watergate robbery. In order to keep them quiet, Nixon (Dan Hedaya) appoints them as honorary dog walkers. As they travel in and out of the White House, their seemingly innocent actions start a chain of events that may eventually lead to Nixon's resignation as president of the United States.

Cast: Kirsten Dunst, Michelle Williams, Jim Breuer, Will Ferrell, Dave Foley, Teri Garr, Ana Gasteyer, Devon Gummersall

Director: Andrew Fleming

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Pacific Western, Phoenix Pictures

Distributors: TriStar Pictures, Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: 1970s, Transformation, Fall, Friend, Amusing, Growing up, Hotel

Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    A sly little comic treasure. show more

  • 88
    Jack MathewsNew York Daily News

    Dunst and Williams...turn ditsiness into a frenetic comic duet. show more

  • 88
    Wesley MorrisSan Francisco Examiner

    Madhouse satire manages to disarm the second you realize it's laughing with you - and sometimes harder.

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