THE WAR ROOM is a feature-length cinema verite
documentary which follows the 1992 presidential campaign of Governor Bill Clinton by focusing on two of the candidate's key strategists, James Carville and George Stephanopoulos. Offering rare, behind-the-scenes glimpses into the way a
political campaign is conducted, THE WAR ROOM proved a modest hit on the art-house circuit.
The film begins with the New Hampshire primary in February 1992 and follows Clinton's campaign through the subsequent primaries; the Democratic Convention in New York; the debates with President Bush and independent candidate H. Ross Perot; and, finally, the election of Clinton as Pres...