Most Popular "Political Comedy" Titles
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PG | 95 min | Comedy
An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically tries to stop.
Votes: 375,229 | Gross: $0.28M
4. Wag the Dog (1997)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
Shortly before an election, a spin-doctor and a Hollywood producer join efforts to fabricate a war in order to cover up a presidential sex scandal.
Votes: 70,908 | Gross: $43.02M
5. The American President (1995)
PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Comedy-drama about a widowed U.S. President and a lobbyist who fall in love. It's all above-board, but "politics is perception", and sparks fly anyway.
Votes: 45,354 | Gross: $65.00M
6. My Fellow Americans (1996)
PG-13 | 101 min | Adventure, Comedy
Two former U. S. Presidents, hated rivals, join forces to expose the current, corrupt President at the risk of their lives.
Votes: 12,829 | Gross: $22.29M
7. Dave (1993)
PG-13 | 110 min | Comedy, Romance
To avoid a potentially explosive scandal when the U.S. President goes into a coma, an affable temp agency owner with an uncanny resemblance is put in his place.
Votes: 42,878 | Gross: $63.27M
9. Head of State (2003)
PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy
When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam is unexpectedly picked as his replacement.
Votes: 15,713 | Gross: $37.79M
12. Black Sheep (1996)
PG-13 | 87 min | Comedy
A gubernatorial candidate hires a wormy special assistant whose only job is to make sure the candidate's well-meaning but incompetent brother doesn't ruin the election.
Votes: 31,627 | Gross: $32.38M
13. Bulworth (1998)
R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A suicidally disillusioned liberal politician puts a contract out on himself and takes the opportunity to be bluntly honest with his voters by affecting the rhythms and speech of hip-hop music and culture.
Votes: 22,912 | Gross: $26.53M
14. First Kid (1996)
PG | 101 min | Family, Comedy
A former boxer turned Secret Service agent is assigned to protect the President's son, who seems determined to make life difficult for his new protector.
Votes: 8,163 | Gross: $26.46M
15. The Distinguished Gentleman (1992)
R | 112 min | Comedy, Crime
A Florida con man uses the passing of the long time Congressman from his district who he just happens to share a name with, to get elected to his version of paradise, Congress, where the ... See full summary »
Votes: 13,192 | Gross: $46.67M
16. Blaze (1989)
R | 120 min | Biography, Drama
A middle-aged Louisiana governor falls in love with a young stripper, which jeopardizes his political career and the radical policies which have made him a controversial figure.
Votes: 3,133 | Gross: $19.13M
17. Bob Roberts (1992)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama
A right-wing folk singer becomes a corrupt politician and runs a crooked election campaign. Only one independent muck-raking reporter is trying to stop him.
Votes: 12,083 | Gross: $4.48M
18. Juan of the Dead (2011)
Not Rated | 92 min | Action, Comedy, Horror
A group of slackers face an army of zombies. The Cuban government and media claim the living dead are dissidents revolting against the government.
Votes: 8,472 | Gross: $0.02M
20. Wrong Is Right (1982)
R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller
A satire of American news reporting, Covert Agencies, and political system. The theft of two suitcase sized nuclear weapons, and their sale to a terrorist group, leads TV Newsman Patrick ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,383 | Gross: $3.38M
22. Rude Awakening (1989)
R | 100 min | Comedy
In the 1960s, two hippies go off into the jungle to evade the FBI. When they come back to New York in the 1980s, their fellow hippie friends have become rich yuppies.
Votes: 1,124 | Gross: $3.17M
23. Arajin Demq (2016)
An unemployed journalist keeps blaming everyone but himself for problems in his love life and bad policies of the country only to find out what he can change when he becomes the President.
25. Wanda at Large (2003– )
30 min | Comedy
Wanda Hawkins is a stand up comic who is also working as a correspondent on a political talk show in Wshington, D.C. while at home, Wanda must manage her sister-in-law who is raising two children.
27. Hail to the Chief (1985– )
30 min | Comedy
Julia Mansfield is the first woman to be elected President of the United States. In addition to dealing with the threat of nuclear war with the Soviet Union, spies in the cabinet, and ... See full summary »
28. The Beach Party at the Threshold of Hell (2006)
R | 90 min | Comedy
Tthe film is based on the concept of "New America" in the year 2097, two decades after a nuclear apocalypse. Tex Kennedy, two robotic ex-secret service agents, and a mythical female ... See full summary »
35. Home Delivery Thieves (2008)
88 min | Adventure, Comedy, History
In search of better education for his daughter, Bruno gets a job as a security guard, getting involved unwillingly in a plot of political corruption.
85 min | Comedy
40. Humor and the Presidency (1987 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy
Former President Gerald Ford presided over this symposium focusing on political humor and held at the Gerald R. Ford Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan. This special features highlights from ... See full summary »
42. Bushisms (2004 Video)
Not Rated | 61 min | Documentary, Biography, Comedy
A fun-filled collection of some of George W. Bush's more memorable misspeaks. Great commentary by Brian Unger, Jacob Weisberg and Al Franken, plus cartoons by Garry Trudeau and musical appearances by The George W. Bush Singers
48. The Unicorn (I) (2016)
Not Rated | 7 min | Short, Comedy
A TV reporter sent out to interview the public on the street has had it up to here with the people he has to interview. Can he ever find anyone with something intelligent or worthwhile to say?
49. Shake It Like an Etch-A-Sketch (2012)
4 min | Short, Comedy
It's a RAP for America! In the satirical music video "Shake It Like an Etch-a-$ketch", Bree Newsome, the multi-award winning director of "WAKE" presents a hilarious song & music video that ... See full summary »
50. The District Down Low (2011–2012)
"Freshman Senator" What happens to the freshman senator on his first day when everyone from the lobbyist to the call girl on Capitol Hill hit on him. "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?" A spoof... See full summary »