In politics and political campaigns, it’s all about getting an edge. Whether going after a new, untapped group of voters, seeking out and then using an opponent’s weakness against them, politics is a ruthless game, not for the weak.
In the new film, “Irresistible” a hot-shot, high-paid Democratic political operative gets involved in a small town mayor’s race in Wisconsin.
Of course, this involvement get highly-paid Republican operatives involved and this mayor’s race attracts national attention.
The film, which stars Steve Carell, Rose Bryne and Chris Cooper and is directed by Jon Stewart, opens on May 29.