- 1h 25min
- Directed by: Jay Roach
- Written by: Chris Henchy/Shawn Harwell
- Cast: Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Sudeikis
- UK release: 28 September 2012
Cam Brady (Ferrell) and Marty Huggins (Galifianakis) compete for a seat in Congress. Yet another half-assed comedy in which Ferrell plays a pompous and idiotic blowhard; good supporting performers (Sudeikis, Aykroyd, Lithgow, Cox) are squandered and only Galifianakis manages to be funny even when his lines are not.
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Reviews & features
The Campaign27 Sep 2012
Half-hearted political comedy starring Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis
The director of Meet the Parents answers a not-exactly gaping need here: welcome to another comedy in which Will Ferrell plays a particularly pompous and idiotic member of a profession prone to pomposity and idiotism. One does begin to fear that the…
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