When 15-year-old Owen (Alex Linz) meets Congressman Lawrence Connor (Steven Weber) at his middle-school graduation, the bookish, friendless boy is flattered to be offered a junior position with Connor`s senatorial campaign. Owen befriends the congressman`s young nephew, Caleb, and as his involvement in the campaign grows, Owen`s innocence is shattered as he discovers the dark underbelly of politics, where business and politics share more than financial interests, and idealism and innocence rarely go unpunished.
"Choose Connor" When Dreams are Broken Amos Lassen Owen (the very cute Alex Linz) is an idealistic fifteen year old boy who gets the chance of a lifetime when U.S. Senate candidate, Lawrence Connor, chooses him to be the youth spokesman for his political campaign. Own then is exploited by the media and we get to see just how cut throat politics can be. Owen is at the top of his middle school class and he is anxious … more