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Dave [Blu-ray] [1993]

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    Overview

    Ratings & Reviews


    Overall Customer Rating:
    100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (7 out of 7)

    Special Features


    • Featurette The Making of Dave
    • Theatrical Trailer

    Synopsis


    Dave
    The ghost of Frank Capra must have smiled when he saw Dave, an amusing and effective update of one of Capra's favorite themes -- the scrupulously honest little guy who becomes a force for good against a corrupt system. Dave Kovic (Kevin Kline) runs an employment agency and seems to genuinely enjoy finding work for people who need it. He also bears a striking resemblance to the president of the United States, Bill Mitchell (also played by Kline) and occasionally gets work as a Bill Mitchell impersonator. One day, Dave gets a call from the Secret Service -- for security purposes, they want to hire him to act as a decoy for an upcoming appearance by the president. All goes well, but later that evening President Mitchell suffers a massive stroke while in bed with his mistress. Wanting to keep the matter a secret, two of the president's top advisors appeal to Dave to stand in as Bill Mitchell until he regains his health. One of the men behind this scheme, Bob Alexander (Frank Langella), hopes to use Mitchell's absence to promote his own right-wing political agenda, but after a few weeks "in office," Dave decides it's time to promote some changes of his own that will help increase employment and keep homeless shelters open. Dave also finds himself growing fond of Ellen Mitchell (Sigourney Weaver), the President's wife, while Ellen sees in Dave the idealism her husband left behind years ago. Dave features numerous cameo appearances by politicians, Washington insiders, and journalists; Oliver Stone also appears to explain a conspiracy theory regarding sudden changes in Bill Mitchell's behavior. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Kevin Kline
      Kevin Kline - Dave Kovic/Bill Mitchell
    • Sigourney Weaver
      Sigourney Weaver - Ellen Mitchell
    • Frank Langella
      Frank Langella - Bob Alexander
    • Kevin Dunn
      Kevin Dunn - Alan Reed
    • Ving Rhames
      Ving Rhames - Duane Stevenson



    Customer rating

    Rating 4.6 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews

    100%
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    • Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

      Cute Movie

      Posted
      mirvous

      This movie is great if you like a mixture of political conspiracy and romance. Not a heavy or intense movie but rather quite comical and romantic. The plot of this movie is unique but quite unrealistic, and some may be turned off to this cheesy portray of white house life.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Good selection of older movies

      Posted
      Catlover1955
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      Best Buy has a large selection of older movies available online. Inexpensive, and quick shipping. I ordered a bunch together to qualify for free shipping. My order arrived in less than a week! Yay!

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Good movie

      Posted
      Viki
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      Kevin Kline is also one of my favorite actors and he did well in this movie. This is also a movie I can watch over and over. My husband even liked it

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Love this movie!

      Posted
      Lilac
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      Dave is one of my favorite movies, and having it on Blu-ray makes it even better.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Great movie.

      Posted
      Rick
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      Great movie. Quality product that we will enjoy for years to come.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      Very fun & makes you smile :)

      Posted
      SuperTriathlete

      "Dave" is very cute and always makes me and my wife smile, that's enough for 5 stars.

      I would recommend this to a friend

    • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

      Kevin kline

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      ddandy
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      Great movie for Kevin Kline and a wonderful world as president.

      I would recommend this to a friend



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