The Contender
Available on Plex
Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges and Gary Oldman lead an all-star cast in this gripping political drama. Senator Laine Hanson (Allen) has been nominated to become Vice President. But political foes uncover damning evidence about her sexual past, hoping to ruin her chances of confirmation. Facing blatant sexism during the brutal hearings, Hanson must decide whether or not to address the allegations.
Starring Gary Oldman, Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges
Director Rod Lurie