Gore Vidal adapted his play of backroom politics for this compelling Washington drama. Henry Fonda and Cliff Robertson star as contentious candidates competing for their party's presidential nomination. However, their quest for the Oval Office becomes a real challenge when their principles and convictions are tested. Lee Tracy, Edie Adams, and Margaret Leighton co-star. AKA: "Gore Vidal's The Best Man." 102 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.