Mr White Goes to Westminster (1997)

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Comedy drama. Ben White, an ex-TV foreign correspondent successfully contests a seat in a general election on an independent anti-sleaze ticket. On election night he wins a significant victory against the notorious Tory MP Paul Maddison and his vociferously supportive wife Victoria. As a consequence, his life is then wide open to public scrutiny, particularly when he attempts to pass a new law to curb press freedom.

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