Advise & Consent 1962

Synopsis:

Proposed by the President of the United States to fill the post of Secretary of State, Robert Leffingwell appears before a Senate committee, chaired by the idealistic Senator Brig Anderson, which must decide whether he is the right person for the job.

Directed by: Otto Preminger
Written by: Wendell Mayes
Runtime: 139 minutes
Critics score:
Tagline: Are the men and women of Washington really like this?
Cast:
Henry Fonda
Henry Fonda
Robert Leffingwell 
Charles Laughton
Charles Laughton
Senator Seabright Cooley 
Don Murray
Don Murray
Senator Brigham Anderson 
Walter Pidgeon
Walter Pidgeon
Senate Majority Leader 
Peter Lawford
Peter Lawford
Senator Lafe Smith 
Gene Tierney
Gene Tierney
Dolly Harrison