Most Popular Political Debate Movies and TV Shows
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1. Milk (I) (2008)
R | 128 min | Biography, Drama
The story of Harvey Milk, and his struggles as an American gay activist who fought for gay rights and became California's first openly gay elected official.
Votes: 156,401 | Gross: $31.84M
2. Broken City (2013)
R | 109 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
In a city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure: Mayor Nicholas Hostetler.
Votes: 71,936 | Gross: $19.70M
4. The Red Pill (2016)
TV-14 | 108 min | Documentary
The Red Pill chronicles filmmaker Cassie Jaye's journey following the mysterious and polarizing Men's Rights Movement. The Red Pill explores today's gender war and asks the question "what is the future of gender equality?"
6. Khartoum (1966)
Approved | 128 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
In the Sudan, in 1884 to 1885, Egyptian forces led by a British General defend Khartoum against an invading Muslim Army led by a religious fanatic, the Mahdi.
7. Best of Enemies: Buckley vs. Vidal (2015)
R | 87 min | Documentary, History, News
Votes: 5,562 | Gross: $0.89M
8. The Big Fix (1978)
PG | 108 min | Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
An ex-'60s radical now working as a private eye is hired by an old flame to investigate a political smear campaign. The case becomes more dangerous as it unfolds.
9. Buying Sex (2013)
75 min | Documentary
Buying Sex looks at the contentious debate over pending reforms to Canadian prostitution laws, prompting us to rethink our attitudes toward the "oldest profession."
10. Deterrence (1999)
R | 104 min | Drama, Thriller
The President of the United States must deal with an international military crisis while confined to a Colorado diner during a freak snowstorm
Votes: 2,463 | Gross: $0.14M
11. Alien Nation: The Udara Legacy (1997 TV Movie)
90 min | Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Matt and George investigate a series of strange occurrences involving Newcomers, who are found to be programmed to carry out someone's dirty work. The method by which they are brainwashed ... See full summary »
12. Pleasure Party (1975)
Not Rated | 100 min | Drama
Phillipe and Esther live an apparently idyllic life with their daughter, Elise. In an attempt to preserve this bliss, Phillipe decides that he and Esther should each have affairs, being ... See full summary »
13. Passenger Side (2009)
85 min | Comedy, Drama
Two brothers spend the day driving around Los Angeles county looking for the meaning of their lives, or cheap street drugs, depending on who you happen to believe.
16. Night Across the Street (2012)
Not Rated | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A drama centered on an office worker on the verge of retirement who begins to relive both real and imagined memories.
17. The President (1961)
110 min | Thriller
At 73, France's ex-president, Emile Beaufort, faces declining health, but he still plays a vigorous role behind the scenes as a philosopher and, potentially, as a power broker. In ... See full summary »
19. The Battle of Chile: Part II (1976)
Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary
Taking place during the Chilean Coup d'état in 1973, this film opens with the attempted military coup of June 1973, which is put down by troops loyal to the government. The left is divided ... See full summary »
20. Frontrunners (2008)
Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary
It's hard to run for office - even in high school. And the campaign for student body president at Stuyvesant, perhaps the most prestigious public high school in the country, is almost as ... See full summary »
22. Reflections (1984)
100 min | Romance, Drama
A stoic historian rents a lodge for the summer in the idyllic Irish countryside to finish his biography of Sir Isaac Newton, but his attention refocuses on his landlords, the dysfunctional lower-upper class Lawless family.
27. 1992 Presidential Debates (1992– )
270 min | News
President George Bush, the Republican candidate; Governor Bill Clinton, the Democratic candidate; and independent candidate Ross Perot participate in a series of debates as part of the 1992 United States presidential campaign.
29. 1992 Vice Presidential Debate (1992 TV Special)
90 min | News
Senator Al Gore, the Democratic candidate; Vice President Dan Quayle, the Republican candidate; and independent candidate Admiral James Stockdale participate in a vice presidential debate ... See full summary »
30. Kennedy-Nixon Debate (1960 TV Movie)
A televised debate between 1960 presidential candidates John F. Kennedy (Democrat and Richard M. Nixon (Republican). Most political observers agree that Nixon came across poorly--unprepared... See full summary »
123 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Jim Lehrer's never-before-released extended interviews with nearly every vice presidential candidate between 1976 and 2004.
33. 1960 Presidential Debates (1960– )
240 min | News
Senator John F. Kennedy, the Democratic nominee, and Vice President Richard Nixon, the Republican nominee, participate in the first set of general election presidential debates in United States history.
34. 2018 State of Black America (2018 TV Special)
TV-PG | 120 min | News
A town hall hosted by Roland S. Martin who's joined with a group of panelists to examines the National Urban League's "Annual State of Black America Report". The town hall was held on July ... See full summary »
35. 1988 Presidential Debates (1988– )
180 min | News
Vice President George Bush, the Republican nominee, and Governor Michael Dukakis, the Democratic nominee, participate in debates as part of the 1988 United States presidential election campaign.
36. 2012 Vice Presidential Debate (2012 TV Special)
90 min | News
Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee, and Representative Paul Ryan, the Republican nominee, participate in a vice presidential debate for the 2012 U.S. presidential election.
37. 1984 Vice Presidential Debate (1984 TV Special)
90 min | News
Vice President George Bush, the Republican nominee, and Representative Geraldine Ferraro, the Democratic nominee, participate in a vice presidential debate for the 1984 U.S. presidential election.
39. 1996 Vice Presidential Debate (1996 TV Special)
90 min | News
Vice President Al Gore, the Democratic candidate, and former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Jack Kemp, the Republican candidate, participate in a vice presidential debate as part of the 1996 U.S. presidential election campaign.
41. 2016 Vice Presidential Debate (2016 TV Special)
42. 1984 Presidential Debates (1984– )
180 min | News
President Ronald Reagan, the Republican candidate, and former Vice President Walter Mondale, the Democratic candidate, participate in two debates during the 1984 U.S. presidential election campaign.
9 min | Short, News, Talk-Show
Stephen Paddock commits a mass shooting in Las Vegas, and people are praying he adheres to one ideology or another. Styx recommends we focus on the dead.
NCIS: New Orleans (2014– )
A New Dawn
TV-14 | 40 min | Crime, Drama
The team investigates the murder of a petty officer who was helping a refugee family being recruited by terrorists.