Party joke or morality tale? New film re-examines Gary Hart
NEW YORK (AP) — Hey, remember Gary Hart?
Ask most people, and if they're old enough to remember anything at all, it's that famous photo of the doomed candidate with a smiling Donna Rice in his lap, on perhaps the most unfortunately named yacht in American political history: "Monkey Business."
Review: Gary Hart biopic a great look at a political moment
Come closer, children, and listen to the tale of what politics was like before TMZ. Back in those dark ages, reporters simply didn't dig around and ask embarrassing questions of people running for office. They certainly did not bring up infidelity. I know, right?
Hugh Jackman tackles American politician Gary Hart
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Films starring Timothee Chalamet and Hugh Jackman as well as Bradley Cooper's directorial debut "A Star Is Born" with Lady Gaga are among the selections announced Tuesday for this year's Toronto International Film Festival.
"Beautiful Boy" stars Chalamet and Steve Carell and will be one of several films having their world premiere at the festival, a launching pad for Hollywood's awards season.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sony Pictures has acquired the worldwide distribution rights for a film about Gary Hart's 1988 presidential bid. The studio said Thursday that it will release "The Front Runner" in the fall to coincide with both awards season and the election.
Hugh Jackman is starring as Hart in the film from director Jason Reitman. The film will chronicle the politician's rise and fall as an extramarital affair with a woman named Donna Rice became tabloid fodder and a national scandal.
The Latest: Man, teen arrested in parking lot shooting
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) — The Latest on a shooting in a West Valley City parking lot (all times local):
Police in West Valley City say they've arrested a 25-year-old man and a 17-year-old in connection with the fatal Christmas Eve shooting of a man in a parking lot.
- The Times-TribuneTime Warp, 1984: Special Train Ride Carries Presidential Candidate Gary Hart From Scranton To Wilkes-BarreNovember 28, 2018
- Star TribuneRash Report: 'Front Runner' Gary Hart stumbled at new era's starting lineNovember 17, 2018
- The Santa Fe New MexicanFor political theater, candidates can’t beat a movieOctober 30, 2018
- The Daily JournalJim Riordan partners with Donna Rice Hughes to tell her side of the storyAugust 13, 2018