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Bob Roberts

Release date: Sep, 4th 1992 (US)

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Mock documentary about an upstart candidate for the U.S. Senate written and directed by actor Tim Robbins. Bob Roberts is a folksinger with a difference: He offers tunes that protest welfare chiselers, liberal whining, and the like. As the filmmakers follow his campaign, Robbins gives needle-sharp insight into the way candidates manipulate the media.

Director: Tim Robbins.

Starring: Tim Robbins, Giancarlo Esposito, Alan Rickman, David Strathairn, James Spader, Helen Hunt and more.