The Contender 2000
Amazon Instant Video
|Starring||Joan Allen, Gary Oldman|
|Supporting actors||Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater, Sam Elliott, William Petersen, Saul Rubinek, Philip Baker Hall, Mike Binder, Robin Thomas Grossman, Mariel Hemingway, Kathryn Morris, Kristen Shaw, Douglas Urbanski, Noah Fryrear, Angelica Page, Joseph Lyle Taylor, Kevin Geer, Doug Roberts, Bev Appleton|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||48 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
I don't like to spoil movie endings or say too much about a movie; and I won't do that here.
With her ultra leftist political views, she never would have been elected as a Republican initially because the party would not have supported her candidacy.
Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges and Gary Oldman are excellent and their combined two Oscar nominations were well deserved.
4 1/2 stars I started this movie thinking 3 stars might be to many. The info on the TV basically said a college incident causes problems for a female politician. Read morePublished 4 hours ago by Ron Mathews
I love the movie but was unable to watch the rental as something is wrong with my computer.Published 23 days ago by Katbird
Joan Allen was a surprise for me in this role and how she handled it. She is a perfect partner with Jeff Bridges. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Gail Kessler
Stellar cast. Jeff Bridges nearly steals the screen from Gary Oldman who gives his usual brilliant performance in this powerful, political thriller. Watch it for the great acting. Read morePublished 3 months ago by L. M. Butler
Make believe story of politics in America, only the women characters have character. Business as usual in Washington D.C .Amen.Published 3 months ago by Tim Bean
A movie about polotics with a lot of good actors,acting good. Clearly shows how our government works behind close doors. Read morePublished 6 months ago by robert
Whether you like the movie or hate it, the message is very, very clear.....it's time for the double standards to die. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Sage
This movie is so good that even though I had seen it multiple times already when it was first released, and even owned a copy on VHS format, I chose to buy it on DVD so that it... Read morePublished 7 months ago by NANI
I originally purchased this because my favorite actor is in it, I was surprised to enjoy the whole story, political thrillerPublished 7 months ago by T. Kingsbury