The Obama Effect

The Obama Effect

We are not sure of the release date for The Obama Effect. It was released at the box office on 2012-07-13 so we estimate it was released to DVD in October 2012.

The Obama Effect on IMDb Comedy and Drama

Director: Charles S. Dutton

Cast: Vanessa Bell Calloway, Charles S. Dutton, Katt Williams, Giselle Bonilla, and Bill Lee Brown

A serious health scare ignites John Thomas, an insurance salesman in his 50s, to take a closer look at his life. Motivated by a misguided obsession with getting Barack Obama elected, John takes an overwhelming involvement in the Presidential campaign. While John becomes obsessed with the ideal of change that Obama represents for Americans, he has in turn neglected to create positive change in his own life, particularly with regard to his health and familial relationships. John hides his health problems from his strong, yet supportive wife, Molly, creating a strain on their marriage. John seeks the support of a Republican relative, MLK, who initially starkly resists supporting a Democratic candidate. John's son, Kalil, rebels against his father's avid support of Obama by supporting the Republican candidate as well. John neglects to support his daughter, Tamika, at a crucial moment in her life...