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Come one, come all to THE CIRCUS: INSIDE THE GREATEST POLITICAL SHOW ON EARTH. This documentary series pulls back the curtain on the 2016 presidential race, revealing the intense, inspiring... See full summary »
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John Heilemann ...  Himself - Host / ... 37 episodes, 2016-2019
Mark McKinnon ...  Himself - Host / ... 37 episodes, 2016-2019
Mark Halperin ...  Himself / ... 34 episodes, 2016-2017
Alex Wagner ...  Herself - Host / ... 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Donald Trump ...  Himself / ... 16 episodes, 2016
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Come one, come all to THE CIRCUS: INSIDE THE GREATEST POLITICAL SHOW ON EARTH. This documentary series pulls back the curtain on the 2016 presidential race, revealing the intense, inspiring and infuriating stories behind the headlines. Key characters and events from the individual campaigns are presented in real time, as they are happening. Produced in cooperation with Bloomberg Politics, THE CIRCUS is a non-partisan, never-before-attempted take on what promises to be one of the most fascinating and consequential elections in modern history.

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By far the most valuable show on the election
23 July 2016 | by jstang411See all my reviews

Most of all you get an inside look into how the whole thing works when the cable news cameras aren't rolling with three incredibly experienced and intelligent campaign wonks as your guides.

And you learn about the people involved. Don't like Bernie's politics, but learned to love the person...and his wife even more. Flipping around, think Donald Jr. will be a force to be reckoned with in the decades to come. Would vote for him for Senate right now. And those are only "for instances."

If you don't have Showtime...think about getting it for a month just to binge watch The Circus. It is that good.


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