Miss Sloane (2016)
Release Date: November 25, 2016
Director: John Madden
Screenwriter: Jonathan Perera
Genre: Drama / Thriller
MPAA Rating: (R) for language and some sexuality.
Official Website: Facebook
Cast: Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Sam Waterston, Michael Stuhlbarg, John Lithgow, Dylan Baker, Alison Pill, Jake Lacy
Plot Summary: In MISS SLOANE, a ruthless and highly successful political strategist, Elizabeth Sloane (Jessica Chastain), exposes the cutthroat world of D.C lobbyists on both sides of the gun control debate. New legislation requiring more stringent background checks for gun ownership is gaining traction in Congress, and Sloane is approached to spearhead the campaign, pitting her against the formidable power of her political opponents. Deploying her notorious skills – and driven by a desire to win at all costs – she jeopardizes those closest to her, and puts her own career at risk. MISS SLOANE is a riveting political thriller that delves into the complexities of one of the most pressing and fiercely-fought issues in contemporary America.