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1. Veep (2012– )

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy

8.2
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Former Senator Selina Meyer finds that being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she hoped and everything that everyone ever warned her about.

Stars: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale, Reid Scott

Votes: 29,391

2. The West Wing (1999–2006)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama

8.8
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Inside the lives of staffers in the West Wing of the White House.

Stars: Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Allison Janney, John Spencer

Votes: 48,360

3. All the President's Men (1976)

PG | 138 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.0
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"The Washington Post" reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the details of the Watergate scandal that leads to President Richard Nixon's resignation.

Director: Alan J. Pakula | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford, Jack Warden, Martin Balsam

Votes: 79,986

4. Once Upon a Time in America (1984)

R | 229 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.

Director: Sergio Leone | Stars: Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Joe Pesci

Votes: 239,188 | Gross: $5.30M

5. The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

PG-13 | 106 min | Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.1
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60 Metascore

The affair between a politician and a contemporary dancer is affected by mysterious forces keeping the lovers apart.

Director: George Nolfi | Stars: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Lisa Thoreson, Florence Kastriner

Votes: 209,453 | Gross: $62.45M

6. Memories of Murder (2003)

Unrated | 132 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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82 Metascore

In a small Korean province in 1986, three detectives struggle with the case of multiple young women being found raped and murdered by an unknown culprit.

Director: Joon-ho Bong | Stars: Kang-ho Song, Sang-kyung Kim, Roe-ha Kim, Jae-ho Song

Votes: 77,046 | Gross: $0.01M

7. Frost/Nixon (2008)

R | 122 min | Biography, Drama

7.7
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80 Metascore

A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.

Director: Ron Howard | Stars: Frank Langella, Michael Sheen, Kevin Bacon, Sam Rockwell

Votes: 91,454 | Gross: $18.59M

8. The Ghost Writer (2010)

PG-13 | 128 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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77 Metascore

A ghostwriter hired to complete the memoirs of a former British prime minister uncovers secrets that put his own life in jeopardy.

Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Olivia Williams, Jon Bernthal

Votes: 138,467 | Gross: $15.52M

9. Rang De Basanti (2006)

Not Rated | 157 min | Comedy, Drama, History

8.3
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This story is about six friends who help an English filmmaker create a documentary about Indian freedom struggle. During filming, this group of friends learn about those before them and the importance of fighting for their rights.

Director: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra | Stars: Aamir Khan, Soha Ali Khan, Siddharth, Sharman Joshi

Votes: 81,445 | Gross: $2.20M

10. The Invasion (I) (2007)

PG-13 | 99 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

5.9
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45 Metascore

As a Washington psychiatrist unearths the origin of an alien epidemic, she also discovers her son might be the only way it can be stopped.

Directors: Oliver Hirschbiegel, James McTeigue | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Jeremy Northam, Jackson Bond

Votes: 67,248 | Gross: $15.07M

11. Goodbye World (2013)

Not Rated | 99 min | Comedy, Drama

5.5
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36 Metascore

When a mysterious terrorist attack causes chaos in the cities, a group of friends take refuge in their countryside cabin. But the challenges of living in a post-apocalyptic world soon take their toll on relationships within the group.

Director: Denis Henry Hennelly | Stars: Adrian Grenier, Scott Mescudi, Mckenna Grace, Kerry Bishé

Votes: 5,731

12. Weiner (2016)

R | 96 min | Documentary

7.6
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84 Metascore

An examination of disgraced New York Congressman Anthony Weiner's mayoral campaign and today's political landscape.

Directors: Josh Kriegman, Elyse Steinberg | Stars: Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin, Jordan Zain Weiner, Barbara Morgan

Votes: 7,096 | Gross: $1.61M

13. Casino Jack (2010)

R | 108 min | Biography, Comedy, Crime

6.2
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51 Metascore

A hot shot Washington DC lobbyist and his protégé go down hard as their schemes to peddle influence lead to corruption and murder.

Director: George Hickenlooper | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Barry Pepper, Jon Lovitz, Ruth Marshall

Votes: 15,305 | Gross: $1.04M

14. The Contender (2000)

R | 126 min | Drama, Thriller

7.0
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59 Metascore

Senator Laine Hanson is a contender for US Vice President, but information and disinformation about her past surfaces that threatens to de-rail her confirmation.

Director: Rod Lurie | Stars: Joan Allen, Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater

Votes: 21,064 | Gross: $17.80M

15. Scandal (1989)

R | 106 min | Drama, History

6.5
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Based on the Profumo Scandal of 1963, an affair between an exotic dancer and the Minister of War shakes up the British government.

Director: Michael Caton-Jones | Stars: John Hurt, Joanne Whalley, Bridget Fonda, Ian McKellen

Votes: 3,929 | Gross: $8.80M

16. Head of State (2003)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy

5.4
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44 Metascore

When a presidential candidate dies unexpectedly in the middle of the campaign, Washington, D.C. alderman, Mays Gilliam is unexpectedly picked as his replacement.

Director: Chris Rock | Stars: Chris Rock, Bernie Mac, Lynn Whitfield, Dylan Baker

Votes: 15,551 | Gross: $37.79M

17. George Wallace (1997 TV Movie)

178 min | Biography, Drama

7.3
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Following Alabama governor George Wallace through segregation, presidential elections, an assassination attempt and personal trauma.

Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Gary Sinise, Mare Winningham, Clarence Williams III, Joe Don Baker

Votes: 1,124

18. Defense of the Realm (1986)

PG | 96 min | Thriller

6.6
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After a newspaper reporter helps expose a Member of Parliament as a possible spy, he finds that there's much more to the story than that.

Director: David Drury | Stars: Gabriel Byrne, Greta Scacchi, Denholm Elliott, Ian Bannen

Votes: 1,600 | Gross: $0.75M

19. Paa (2009)

133 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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30 Metascore

A father tries to help his son cope with a rare condition that causes the young boy to age beyond his years.

Director: R. Balki | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Vidya Balan, Paresh Rawal

Votes: 8,791 | Gross: $0.20M

20. Boss (I) (2013)

143 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

5.5
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42 Metascore

A man fights for people's rights. In Delhi, he will have to deal with a corrupt police officer.

Director: Anthony D'Souza | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Shiv Pandit, Mithun Chakraborty, Ronit Roy

Votes: 8,828

21. Kongekabale (2004)

Not Rated | 107 min | Thriller

7.4
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Three weeks before general elections, the leader of one of the country's largest parties, the Center Party, is involved in a severe car accident. The political scene is thrown into disarray... See full summary »

Director: Nikolaj Arcel | Stars: Anders W. Berthelsen, Søren Pilmark, Nastja Arcel, Nicolas Bro

Votes: 3,804

22. L'enquête (2014)

106 min | Thriller

6.5
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Journalist Denis Robert sparked a storm in the world of European finance by denouncing the murky operations of banking firm Clearstream. His quest to reveal the truth behind a secret world ... See full summary »

Director: Vincent Garenq | Stars: Gilles Lellouche, Charles Berling, Laurent Capelluto, Florence Loiret Caille

Votes: 660

23. Playboy: Women of Enron (2002 Video)

Unrated | 55 min | Documentary

6.2
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The women of Enron rock your world as they display their true assets.

Stars: Shari Daugherty, Taria Reed, Janine H. Howard, Maya Arthur

Votes: 18

24. Shadow of Doubt (1998)

R | 103 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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After the daughter of a prominent businessman is brutally murdered, high profile defense attorney Kitt Devereux takes the case of the accused murderer, rising rapper Bobby Medina. With a ... See full summary »

Director: Randal Kleiser | Stars: Melanie Griffith, Tom Berenger, Craig Sheffer, Huey Lewis

Votes: 1,454

25. Casino Jack and the United States of Money (2010)

R | 118 min | Documentary

7.2
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68 Metascore

A probing investigation into the lies, greed and corruption surrounding D.C. super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff and his cronies.

Director: Alex Gibney | Stars: Jack Abramoff, Tom DeLay, William Branner, Melanie Sloan

Votes: 1,408 | Gross: $0.18M

26. Trixie (2000)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

5.0
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26 Metascore

An eccentric, unconventional woman whose naive aspirations to rise from her job as a security guard to full-fledged private eye lead her into a tangled PL: mess.

Director: Alan Rudolph | Stars: Emily Watson, Dermot Mulroney, Nick Nolte, Nathan Lane

Votes: 1,322 | Gross: $0.29M

27. ZMD: Zombies of Mass Destruction (2009)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

5.1
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Life is wonderful for the people in the quiet, island town of Port Gamble....until a zombie virus outbreak!

Director: Kevin Hamedani | Stars: Janette Armand, Doug Fahl, Cooper Hopkins, Russell Hodgkinson

Votes: 3,746

28. You've Been Trumped (2011)

Not Rated | 79 min | Documentary

7.5
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57 Metascore

In this David and Goliath story for the 21st century, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on celebrity tycoon Donald J. Trump as he buys up one of Scotland's last wilderness areas to build a golf resort.

Director: Anthony Baxter | Stars: Michael Forbes, Donald J. Trump, Anthony Baxter, Kevin Brown

Votes: 1,960 | Gross: $0.03M

29. Thrill of the Kill (2006 TV Movie)

88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.1
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Brilliant New York crime author Graydon Jennings accepts to help Kelly Holden investigate her sister Allison's murder, which seems uncannily equal to one his anti-hero-lead character ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Roy | Stars: Shiri Appleby, Chris Potter, Paul Hopkins, James Kidnie

Votes: 289

30. Charlie Chan on Broadway (1937)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.6
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Returning from European exile where she avoided testifying against her criminal associates, a former singer with a tell-all diary is murdered to ensure her silence.

Director: Eugene Forde | Stars: Warner Oland, Keye Luke, Joan Marsh, J. Edward Bromberg

Votes: 1,092

31. Choose Connor (2007)

Unrated | 109 min | Drama

6.5
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46 Metascore

Idealistic 15-year old Owen gets the chance of a lifetime to be the youth spokesman for U.S. Senate Candidate Lawrence Connor, only to be exploited in a fierce campaign of TV and radio ads,... See full summary »

Director: Lucas Elliot Eberl | Stars: Darin Cooper, Chris Marquette, Alex D. Linz, James Runcorn

Votes: 277 | Gross: $0.01M

32. You Got Trumped: The First 100 Days (2016– )

Unrated | Comedy

9.0
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This insane comedy series examines President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.

Stars: John Di Domenico, Ron Sparks, Aron Tager, Jesse Bond

Votes: 24

33. The List (2000)

R | 93 min | Thriller

4.7
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After being arrested for solicitation, a high-class prostitute threatens to make public a list of her best clients.

Director: Sylvain Guy | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, Roc LaFortune, Mädchen Amick, Ben Gazzara

Votes: 313

34. Illégal (2010)

90 min | Drama

6.8
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54 Metascore

A single mother of a thirteen-year-old boy from Belarus seeks refuge in Belgium with dreams of a better life, but instead, she will be incarcerated and separated from her son, risking deportation.

Director: Olivier Masset-Depasse | Stars: Anne Coesens, Alexandre Gontcharov, Milo Masset-Depasse, Natalia Belokonskaya

Votes: 786 | Gross: $0.00M

35. Theodora Goes Wild (1936)

Approved | 94 min | Comedy, Romance

7.3
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The author of a controversially racy best-selling book tries to hide her celebrity status from her provincial small-town neighbors, who'd be scandalized if they knew.

Director: Richard Boleslawski | Stars: Irene Dunne, Melvyn Douglas, Thomas Mitchell, Thurston Hall

Votes: 1,648

36. Sweet Lorraine (2015)

87 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

6.3
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The double life of Methodist minister's wife catches up to her, as her husband campaigns for Mayor in a small New Jersey town.

Director: Christopher C. Frieri | Stars: Tatum O'Neal, Steven Bauer, Peter Greene, Julianne Michelle

Votes: 16

37. Give 'em Hell, Harry! (1975)

PG | 104 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.5
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One man show about the presidency of Harry S Truman.

Directors: Steve Binder, Peter H. Hunt | Star: James Whitmore

Votes: 361

38. Perfidious

Action, Thriller | Announced

After her Czech high society fiance is assassinated, a political writer goes on sabbatical to seek redemption, and ends up intertwined in a high profile political scandal.

Director: Ileana D. Vasquez | Stars: Rutger Hauer, Tonia Sotiropoulou, Alexis Georgoulis, Alfredo Castro

39. James (2005)

Action, Romance

3.8
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A story of a young man's quest to avenge the death of his older brother.

Director: Rohit Jugraj | Stars: Mohit Ahlawat, Mohan Agashe, Ishrat Ali, Snehal Dabi

Votes: 276

40. TV Nation (1994–1995)

60 min | Documentary, Comedy, News

6.2
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Micheal Moore presents a humorous newsmagazine that focuses primarily on wrongdoing by big business, privileged society and right-wing politicians.

Stars: Michael Moore, Bruce Brown, Louis Theroux, Karen Duffy

Votes: 489

41. The Best Laid Plans (2014– )

266 min | Comedy

6.0
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In order to get out of national politics, a disillusioned speechwriter runs a federal election campaign in a supposedly hopeless riding with an eccentric candidate.

Stars: Jonas Chernick, Kenneth Welsh, Jodi Balfour, Sarah Allen

Votes: 139

42. Hating Breitbart (2012)

PG-13 | 85 min | Documentary

6.8
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29 Metascore

One man with a website who forever changed the media paradigm, upending the traditional press and changing the ground rules of political journalism.

Director: Andrew Marcus | Stars: Andrew Breitbart, Orson Bean, Dick Armey, Michele Bachmann

Votes: 390 | Gross: $0.08M

43. The Last Debate (2000 TV Movie)

R | 90 min | Drama

5.8
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Four members of the media are chosen as moderator and panel for the single televised debate of presidential candidates one week before the election. These four use the debate forum as never... See full summary »

Director: John Badham | Stars: James Garner, Peter Gallagher, Audra McDonald, Donna Murphy

Votes: 200

44. Médecin-chef à la Santé (2012 TV Movie)

85 min | Drama

7.2
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A woman replaces a co-worker as a medical doctor at La Sante prison in Paris.

Director: Yves Rénier | Stars: Mathilde Seigner, Samuel Labarthe, Youssef Hajdi, Jérôme Robart

Votes: 30

45. An American Daughter (2000 TV Movie)

91 min | Drama

5.8
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A Senator's daughter seems to have a lock on a nomination as the US Surgeon General, until a background check reveals she once neglected to return a jury-duty notice. Then she makes a ... See full summary »

Director: Sheldon Larry | Stars: Christine Lahti, Tom Skerritt, Jay Thomas, Mark Feuerstein

Votes: 104

46. Un eroe borghese (1995)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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An intriguing look at a sinister web of power,linking politics and the mafia in modern day Italy.

Director: Michele Placido | Stars: Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Michele Placido, Omero Antonutti, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu

Votes: 202

47. White House Madness (1975)

R | 79 min | Comedy

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Director: Mark L. Lester | Stars: Steve Friedman, Dennis Fimple, Perry Cook, Rusty Blitz

Votes: 19

48. And the Winner Is... (I) (2009)

94 min | Comedy

7.3
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A film crew is visiting the quaint Midwestern town of Centerville to film a piece about "small town politics". Centerville is an amazing setting with its picture-perfect town square, "ma ... See full summary »

Director: Christina Grozik | Stars: Jerry Springer, Kevin McClatchy, Doug Kusak, Kirk Brown

Votes: 30

49. Planet America (2012– )

29 min | Talk-Show

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The Chaser's Chas Licciardello and the ABC's John Barron set out to discover the real America - its politics and its people - with US and Australian experts coming along for the ride.

Stars: John Barron, Chas Licciardello, Jack Abramoff, Helen Andrews

50. The National Dream: Building the Impossible Railway (1974– )

Drama, History

8.7
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A dramatized documentary about the political and engineering struggle to build Canada's first trans-continental railway.

Stars: Diana Barrington, Lloyd Berry, Pierre Berton, Susan Bird

Votes: 51