Detailed Review Summary of The Distinguished Gentleman

The Distinguished Gentleman Movie Review Summary

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Thomas Jefferson Johnson (Eddie Murphy) is a small time con man who finds himself with a similar last name as a Congressman who just passed away. He knows that he would make a good living if he were elected into Congress. So the con is on. He enters himself as an Independent candidate in the election as Jeff Johnson and gets himself a seat in Congress. People start to question his place as he really does not fit in with the politicians. He gets a visit from a young girl, who has cancer, and his mother and he begins to realize that there are more important things to money. He acts on his policies and puts a strong foot forward to help his community.
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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   2000's+ (present) Comedy or Parody about    -   political satire How much humor v. drama    -   Nearly all humor

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Black american


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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