Keyword politics Movies

Milk 7.1

2008 History, Drama

The story of California's first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the city and its people brought…

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Enemy of the State 6.7

1998 Action, Drama, Thriller

Hotshot Washington lawyer, Robert Dean becomes a victim of high-tech identity theft when a hacker slips an incriminating video into his pocket. Soon, a rogue National Security agent sets out to recover the tape…

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All the President's Men 7.6

1976 Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller

In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is surprised to find top lawyers already on the…

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Broken City 5.7

2013 Thriller, Crime, Drama

In a broken city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure, the mayor. Billy's relentless pursuit of justice, matched…

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State of Play 6.7

2009 Action

Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing defense spending. All eyes are upon the rising…

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Conspiracy Theory 6.5

1997 Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

A man obsessed with conspiracy theories becomes a target after one of his theories turns out to be true. Unfortunately, in order to save himself, he has to figure out which theory it is.

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Thank You for Smoking 7.1

2005 Comedy, Drama

The chief spokesperson and lobbyist Nick Naylor is the Vice-President of the Academy of Tobacco Studies. He is talented in speaking and spins argument to defend the cigarette industry in the most difficult situations.…

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Ben-Hur 7.5

1959 Action, Adventure, Drama, History

Ben-Hur is a 1959 epic film directed by William Wyler, the third film version of Civil War vet Lew Wallace's 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. It premiered at Loew's State Theatre in New York City on November…

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The General's Daughter 6.1

1999 Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

When the body of Army Capt. Elizabeth Campbell is found on a Georgia military base, two investigators, Warrant Officers Paul Brenner and Sara Sunhill, are ordered to solve her murder. What they uncover is anything…

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The Right Stuff 7.3

1983 Drama, History

A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America's space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works out as planned…

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Rendition 6.2

2007 Drama, Thriller

When an Egyptian terrorism suspect "disappears" on a flight from Africa to Washington DC, his American wife and a CIA analyst find themselves caught up in a struggle to secure his release from a secret detention…

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Blow Out 7.3

1981 Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Jack Terry is a master sound recordist who works on grade-B horror movies. Late one evening, he is recording sounds for use in his movies when he hears something unexpected through his sound equipment and records…

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The Ides of March 6.5

2011 Drama

Dirty tricks stand to soil an ambitious young press spokesman's idealism in a cutthroat presidential campaign where 'victory' is relative.

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The Campaign 5.6

2012 Comedy

Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.

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Chaplin 7.4

1992 Drama

With the use of flashback, an elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, who urges him to be more vulnerable and emotionally honest with his memoirs while journeying through his poverty…

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An Inconvenient Truth 6.7

2006 Documentary

A documentary on Al Gore's campaign to make the issue of global warming a recognized problem worldwide.

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Arlington Road 7.0

1999 Drama, Thriller, Mystery

Threats from sinister foreign nationals aren't the only thing to fear. Bedraggled college professor Michael Faraday has been vexed (and increasingly paranoid) since his wife's accidental death in a botched FBI operation.…

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Election 6.7

1999 Comedy

A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections.

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Z 8.0

1969 Drama, History, Thriller

Repression is the rule of the day in this film that skewers Greek governance of the 1960s. Z, a leftist rabble rouser, is killed in what appears to be a traffic accident. But given the political climate, the death…

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Bobby 6.4

2006 History, Drama

In 1968 the lives of a retired doorman, hotel manager, lounge singer, busboy, beautician and others intersect in the wake of Robert F. Kennedy's assassination at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.

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