- Date: December 17, 1997
- Type: Movie
This Movie parodies Ballad of the Green Berets performed by Barry Sadler
God Bless the Men of the 303 is a parody of this song
Wag the Dog is a 1997 black comedy film where a spin doctor and a Hollywood producer fabricate a war to distract voters from a presidential sex scandal. It was produced and directed by Barry Levinson, and starring Dustin Hoffman and Robert De Niro. The screenplay by Hilary Henkin and David Mamet was loosely adapted from Larry Beinhart's novel American Hero.