Campaigns, Elections, and Politics
Movie Recommendations

Feature films about campaigns and elections
Nonfiction films about campaigns and elections
Feature films and television series about politics
Nonfiction films about politics

Feature Films About Campaigns and Elections

All the King's Men. Not rated. 1949. DVD Drama

All the King's Men. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

The American President. PG-13. 1995. DVD Comedy

Bob Roberts. R. 1992. DVD Comedy

Bulworth. R. 1998. DVD Comedy

The Campaign. R. 2012. DVD Comedy and Blu-ray Comedy

The Candidate. PG. 1972. DVD Drama

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart: Indecision 2004. Not rated. 2004. DVD 791.4572 DAI TV

Election. R. 1999. DVD Comedy

Head of State. PG-13. 2003. DVD Comedy

The Ides of March. R. 2011. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

Iron Jawed Angels. Not rated. 2004. DVD 791.4572 IRO TV

The Manchurian Candidate. PG-13. 1962. DVD Drama

The Manchurian Candidate. R. 2004. DVD Drama

Man of the Year. PG-13. 2006. DVD Comedy

Milk. R. 2008. DVD Drama

Primary Colors. R. 1998. DVD Comedy

Secret Ballot. G. 2001. DVD World (Farsi)

Silver City. R. 2004.  DVD Drama

Tanner '88. Not rated. 1988. DVD 791.4572 TAN TV

Tanner on Tanner. Not rated. 2004. DVD 791.4572 TAN TV

Wag the Dog. R. 1997. DVD Comedy

Welcome to Mooseport. PG-13. 2003. DVD Comedy

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Nonfiction Films About Campaigns and Elections

American Blackout. Not rated. 2006. DVD 324.973 A

Anytown, USA. Not rated. 2005. DVD 324.9749 A

Hacking Democracy. Not rated. 2006. DVD 324.70973 H

Invisible Ballots: A Temptation for Electronic Vote Fraud. Not rated. 2004. DVD 324.65 I

Journeys with George. Not rated. 2002. DVD 973.931 J

My Country, My Country. Not rated. 2006. DVD 956.70443 M

Obama: All Access: Barack Obama's Road to the White House. Not rated. 2009.
DVD 973.932 O

One Bright Shining Moment. Not rated. 2004. DVD 973.924092 O

Our Brand is Crisis. Not rated. 2005. DVD 324.72 O

The Party's Over. Not rated. 2003. DVD 320.973 P

A Perfect Candidate. Not rated. 1996. DVD 324.9730929 P

Run Granny Run. Not rated. 2007. DVD 322.4 R

See How They Run. Not rated. 2001. DVD 320.97461 S

So Goes the Nation. Not rated. 2006. DVD 324.973 S

Staffers. Not rated. 2004. DVD 324.9730929 S

Unprecedented: The 2000 Presidential Election. Not rated. 2004. DVD 324.973 U

The War Room. PG. 1993. DVD 324.7 W

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Feature Films and Television Series About Politics

Advise & Consent. Not rated. 1962. DVD Drama

All the President's Men. PG. 1976. DVD Drama

Bobby. R. 2006. DVD Drama

City Hall. R. 1996. DVD Drama

Commander in Chief (television series). Not rated. 2005-2006. DVD 791.4572 COM TV

The Contender. R. 2001. DVD Drama

Dave. PG-13. 1993. DVD Comedy

Dick. PG-13. 1999. DVD Comedy

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington. Not rated. 1939. DVD Drama

Nixon. R. 1995. DVD Drama

Power. R. 1986. DVD Drama

The Reagans. Not rated. 2003. DVD 791.4572 REA TV

Secret Honor: A Political Myth. Not rated. 1984. DVD Drama

Speechless. PG-13. 1994. DVD Comedy

Truman. PG-13. 1995. DVD 791.4572 TRU TV

The West Wing (television series). Not rated. 1999-2006. DVD 791.4572 WES TV

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Nonfiction Films About Politics

Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment. Not rated. 1963. DVD 973.922 C

The Dark Side. Not rated. 2006. DVD 971.931 D

Fahrenheit 9/11. R. 2004. DVD 973.931 F

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara. PG-13. 2003.
DVD 973.92 F

The Hunting of the President. Not rated. 2004. DVD 973.929 H

Mandate: The President and the People. Not rated. 2006. DVD 973.099 M

Senator Obama Goes to Africa. Not rated. 2007. DVD 916.04092 S

The Times of Harvey Milk. Not rated. 1984. DVD 305.90664 T

An Unreasonable Man. Not rated. 2006. DVD 324.40973 U

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