Movies about the mayor

Movies about the mayor
List of the best films about the mayor, selected by visitors of our site: Justice, Broken City, Black Magic, Support Your Local Sheriff!, Dante's Peak, Welcome to Hard Times, Irresistible, Habermann, Overnight Republic, Alice and the Mayor.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Justice (2017)
Markimdb: 4
Genredrama, western
CountryUSA

A U.S. Marshal seeking justice for his brother's murder defends a small town from a corrupt Mayor and his henchmen with intents to revive the civil war.

Broken City (2013)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:49

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 only by his streetwise toughness, makes him an unstoppable force - and the mayor's worst nightmare.

Black Magic (1944)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, melodrama, adventure, crime, detective
CountryUSA

Chinese detective Charlie Chan (Sidney Toler) solves a murder linked to the occult. This movie had an alternative title: Meeting at Midnight.

Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:32

A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the town council know that he is really just passing through on his way to Australia and he will pull up and leave anytime he chooses (including at the first sign of real trouble). His first day on the job he takes on the biggest, meanest ranching family and meets his klutzy love interest.

Dante's Peak (1997)
Markimdb: 6
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:49

Volcanologist Harry Dalton comes to the sleepy town of Dante's Peak to investigate the recent rumblings of the dormant volcano the burg is named for. Before long, his worst fears are realized when a massive eruption hits, and immediately, Harry, the mayor and the townspeople find themselves fighting for their lives amid a catastrophic nightmare.

Welcome to Hard Times (1967)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genredrama, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:43

A sociopathic stranger all but destroys a small hardscrabble town but the 'mayor' convinces its survivors to stay and rebuild.

Irresistible (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA

A Democratic political consultant helps a retired Marine colonel run for mayor in a small, conservative Wisconsin town.

Habermann (2010)
Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CountryGermany, Czech Republic, Austria

A story set in a small village in Sudetenland between 1937 and 1945. "Habermann" is based on true events.

Overnight Republic (2017)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy
CountryTurkey

Peker Mengen wins the post of mayor in a remote town with the promise of a visit by the prime minister and making the town a province. When the people do not forget his promise, Mengen ends up persuading the prime minister to visit the town with his idiosyncratic methods. After consulting with his advisors, Peker prepares a grandiose welcome ceremony, but when the ceremony gets out of his control, the town of 5000 people suddenly ends up becoming a country, one that is at war with America. As Peker Mengen, his unwillingly married wife Mualla and his advisors try to keep America at bay and struggle with the difficulties of establishing a new country, they even get the help of an alien to achieve their goals.

Alice and the Mayor (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium

The mayor of Lyon, Paul Théraneau, is in a delicate position. After 30 years in politics, he is running out of ideas, feeling like an existential emptiness. To overcome this, Paul hires a young and brilliant philosopher, Alice Heimann. Then follows a dialogue between two diametrically opposed personalities who will turn their certainties upside down.

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Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (1994)
Markimdb: 4.6
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryUSA
Duration01:25

Thrill-seeking teenagers resurrect a demon from his grave and a bloody rampage for revenge begins.

Matewan (1987)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, western, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:15

Filmed in the coal country of West Virginia, "Matewan" celebrates labor organizing in the context of a 1920s work stoppage. Union organizer, Joe Kenehan, a scab named "Few Clothes" Johnson and a sympathetic mayor and police chief heroically fight the power represented by a coal company and Matewan's vested interests so that justice and workers' rights need not take a back seat to squalid working conditions, exploitation and the bottom line.

The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:44

In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?

Destry Rides Again (1939)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrecomedy, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:34

When a tough western town needs taming, the mild-mannered son of a hard-nosed sheriff gets the job.

Jaws 2 (1978)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:56

Police chief Brody must protect the citizens of Amity after a second monstrous shark begins terrorizing the waters.

Raw Justice (1994)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:32

The mayor of a small town hires a bounty hunter to find his daughter's killer, but it turns out to be a very dangerous job.

City Hall (1996)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA

The accidental shooting of a boy in New York leads to an investigation by the Deputy Mayor, and unexpectedly far-reaching consequences.

Grumpy Old Men (1993)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:43

For decades, next-door neighbors and former friends John and Max have feuded, trading insults and wicked pranks. When an attractive widow moves in nearby, their bad blood erupts into a high-stakes rivalry full of naughty jokes and adolescent hijinks. Will this love triangle destroy the two old grumps? Or will the geriatric odd couple overcome their differences and rediscover their friendship?

It’s the Law (2017)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy
CountryItaly
Duration01:51

A small Sicilian town elects a new, honest major but quickly learns that playing by the rules is not as easy as it seems

Souk Bazaar (2015)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrecomedy
CountryTurkey

Kahraman is a naive and right-minded guy. In a lovely Anatolian town, he earns a living as an attendant in a Turkish bath inherited from his great grandfathers. One day, a wealthy constructor named Tuncay wants to demolish the bath and the marketplace it is located in, and build a mall in their place. Barber Cemil, Kahraman's enemy, convinces the craftsmen in the marketplace and collaborates with Tuncay to start the demolishment immediately. Kahraman does not want the marketplace he was born into to be demolished and he does not believe in the empty promises of Tuncay.

At War (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama
CountryFrance

After promising 1100 employees that they would protect their jobs, the managers of a factory decide to suddenly close up shop. Laurent takes the lead in a fight against this decision.

The Good Witch's Garden (2009)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, drama, family
CountryCanada

Middleton prepares for its bicentennial, and Grey House is to be the party venue. Good witch Cassie is remodeling it as B&B. her first and only guest, Nick Chasen, claims to be a distant relative. He produces papers to prove he's the heir of the builder, colonial era captain Hamblin, while the Grey lady was his mistress and stole it. Police chief and lover Jake Russell goes all the way to motivate her to fight and disprove the claim before she's effectively disowned. Brandon is dared to pass a rascals-initiation by local brat Steve and Duke. George's gardening skills lead to romance.

Herod's Law (1999)
Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, crime, detective
CountryMexico

Mexico, 1949. The fable of a janitor turned Mayor on a little town lost in the Mexican desert, who gradually realizes how far his new acquainted power and corruption can get him.

Trophy Wife (2010)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy
CountryFrance
Duration01:39

A housewife takes over her husband's umbrella business after his illness.

In the Beginning (2009)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama
CountryFrance

France, present day. A professional conman passes himself off as the boss of a construction site building a highway extension. He cons the whole region, hires dozens of workers and cynically enjoys the profits of his scam until he meets the lady mayor of a small village that the road will go through. She intrigues and unsettles him, before revealing to him a world he never knew: feelings. How far will he go now to save his victims and save himself from his own lies?

Cemetery Man (1994)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryItaly, France, Germany
Duration01:44

A cemetery man has the unusual problem of the dead rising from the grave. Himself and his assistant must end these creatures' lives again after they are reborn. Everything is going well until "She" comes along and stirs things up a bit.




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