GOP Candidates Reveal Favorite Movies

Rick Perry has one you probably never heard of
By Dustin Lushing,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 28, 2011 5:38 PM CDT
Republican presidential pose for a photo before a Republican presidential debate Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, in Las Vegas.   (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)
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(Newser) – Who needs debates? The Washington Times rounds up the GOP candidates' favorite movies:

  • Herman Cain: The Godfather. (Yes, the former CEO of Godfather's Pizza winked when he answered.)
  • Newt Gingrich: "Probably Casablanca."
  • Michele Bachmann: "Braveheart, or maybe Saving Private Ryan."
  • Rick Perry: Immortal Beloved. The most offbeat choice comes from the Texas guv, who favors this 1994 biopic of Beethoven.
  • Mitt Romney: O Brother Where Art Thou, he told the New York Times.
  • Rick Santorum: Field of Dreams, he said when pressed to pick just one. (It's in Iowa after all.)
Read the full article, which includes a non-answer from Ron Paul and a fitting one from Gary Johnson.

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