The Special Relationship

The Special Relationship (2010)

Never underestimate the politics of friendship

  • Genre: TV Movie, Drama, History
  • Release Date: 2010-05-29
  • User Rating: 6.3/10 from 43 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 33min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: BBC Films
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director:
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From 43 Ratings
6.7 83%


A dramatisation that follows Tony Blair's journey from political understudy waiting in the wings of the world arena to accomplished prime minister standing confidently in the spotlight of centre stage. It is a story about relationships, between two powerful men (Blair and Bill Clinton), two powerful couples, and husbands and wives.

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    Production Kathleen Kennedy Executive Producer
    Production Frank Marshall Executive Producer
    Sound Alexandre Desplat Music
    Camera Barry Ackroyd Director of Photography
    Production Christine Langan Executive Producer
    Production Andy Harries Executive Producer
    Production Peter Morgan Executive Producer
    Writing Peter Morgan Writer
    Directing Richard Loncraine Director
    Editing Melanie Oliver Editor
    Production Frank Doelger Producer