Movies about the White House

Movies about the White House
List of the best films about the White House according to visitors: Air Force One, Angel Has Fallen, Manhunter, The Butler, X-Men: First Class, Independence Day: Resurgence, Salt, Antebellum, 2012, White House Down.

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

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Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:04
CharactersTerrorists, Journalists, Presidential
PlotSkirmishes, Death, Hostage
PlacePrison, Aircraft, The White House
StyleExciting, Heavy, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Russian terrorists conspire to hijack the aircraft with the president and his family on board. The commander in chief finds himself facing an impossible predicament: give in to the terrorists and sacrifice his family, or risk everything to uphold his principles - and the integrity of the nation.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:25
CharactersHackers, Terrorists, FBI, Presidential
PlotSkirmishes, Revenge, Investigation, Political, Betrayal
PlaceThe White House, USA
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

After a treacherous attack, Secret Service agent Mike Banning is charged with attempting to assassinate President Trumbull. Chased by his own colleagues and the FBI, Banning begins a race against the clock to clear his name.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Italy
Duration02:04
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Killers, Cannibals, Special agents
PlotInvestigation, Obsession
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Heavy, Tense, Serious

FBI Agent Will Graham, who retired after catching Hannibal Lecter, returns to duty to engage in a risky cat-and-mouse game with Lecktor to capture a new killer.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:12
CharactersPresidential
PlotOn real events, Slavery
PlaceThe White House, USA
StyleMakes me think, Touching, Serious

A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political and racial history was made.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:06
CharactersSuperhero, CIA, Mutant, Scientists, Tough guys
PlotAdventure, Revenge, Superpowers, Supernatural, Telekinesis
PlaceSchool
TimeCold War
StyleMarvel, Exciting, Serious

Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were arch-enemies, they were closest of friends, working together with other mutants (some familiar, some new), to stop the greatest threat the world has ever known.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration04:31
CharactersDogs, Aliens, Monsters, Giants, Scientists
PlotWar, Survival, Apocalypse, End of the world, UFO
PlaceSpace, Prison, Ships, Spaceships, The White House
TimeFuture
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Tense

We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring our world back from the brink of extinction.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, thriller, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersCIA, Spy, Scouts, Police
PlotRevenge, KGB, Betrayal, Chase, Justice
PlacePrison, The White House, USA
TimeCold War
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Twisted plot, Tense, Serious

As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Salt's efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues and the question remains: "Who is Salt?"

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
PlotSlavery, Supernatural, Justice, Freedom
StyleHeavy, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Successful author Veronica finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
CharactersInvestigators
PlotSurvival, Disasters, Apocalypse, End of the world, Tsunami
StyleSpectacular

Dr. Adrian Helmsley, part of a worldwide geophysical team investigating the effect on the earth of radiation from unprecedented solar storms, learns that the earth's core is heating up. He warns U.S. President Thomas Wilson that the crust of the earth is becoming unstable and that without proper preparations for saving a fraction of the world's population, the entire race is doomed. Meanwhile, writer Jackson Curtis stumbles on the same information. While the world's leaders race to build "arks" to escape the impending cataclysm, Curtis struggles to find a way to save his family. Meanwhile, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc around the world.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:11
CharactersSpecial Forces, Terrorists, Bodyguards, Presidential, Guards
PlotHostage, Betrayal, Conspiracies
PlaceThe White House, Helicopters, USA
StyleExciting, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrethriller, drama, biography
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:00
CharactersCIA, Terrorists
PlotOn real events, Revolution, Hostage, Political, Cheating
StyleAction, Oscars, Fascinating, Smart, Disturbing

As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA 'exfiltration' specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersCIA, Terrorists, Police, Special agents, FBI
PlotInvestigation
PlaceThe White House, USA, New York
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Heavy, Tense, Makes me think

The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist from his Middle East homeland leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York. An FBI senior agent and his team attempt to locate and decommission the enemy cells, but must also deal with an Army General gone rogue and a female CIA agent of uncertain loyalties.

Duration02:18
CharactersHeroes, Journalists, Presidential
PlotOn real events, Investigation, Political
PlaceThe White House
StyleAction, Fascinating, Smart, Makes me think, Serious

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 defense case, and the discovery of names and addresses of Republican fund organizers on the accused further arouses his suspicions. The editor of the Post is prepared to run with the story and assigns Woodward and Carl Bernstein to it. They find the trail leading higher and higher in the Republican Party, and eventually into the White House itself.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genreaction, thriller, drama, military, history
CountryUSA, Malta, Morocco
Duration02:20
CharactersCIA, Special Forces, Terrorists, Tough guys
PlotWar, On real events, Survival, Skirmishes, Death
PlaceEmbassy
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing

An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA, France, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan
Duration02:23
PlotPolitical, Scandals
PlaceThe White House
StyleFascinating, Smart, Makes me think

In this adaptation of the best-selling roman à clef about Bill Clinton's 1992 run for the White House, the young and gifted Henry Burton is tapped to oversee the presidential campaign of Governor Jack Stanton. Burton is pulled into the politician's colorful world and looks on as Stanton -- who has a wandering eye that could be his downfall -- contends with his ambitious wife, Susan, and an outspoken adviser, Richard Jemmons.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrethriller, drama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:14
CharactersFBI, Journalists, Hippies, Presidential
PlotOn real events, Political, Intrigue, Mystery, Scandals
PlaceThe White House, USA, New York
StyleAction, Fascinating

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, military, biography, history
CountryUSA, India
Duration02:30
CharactersPresidential
PlotWar, On real events, Slavery, Political, Justice
PlaceThe White House, USA
Time19th century
StyleFascinating, Tense, Epic

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama, history
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersHired assassins, FBI, Presidential, Singers
PlotOn real events, Weapon, Political
PlaceThe White House, USA, Los Angeles
StyleLight, Fascinating, Serious

In 1970, a few days before Christmas, Elvis Presley showed up on the White House lawn seeking to be deputized into the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs by the President himself.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrecomedy, music
CountryUSA
PlotMusic
PlaceThe White House, USA
StyleLight

The new season of "American Dreamz," the wildly popular television singing contest, has captured the country's attention, as the competition looks to be between a young Midwestern gal (Moore) and a showtunes-loving young man from Orange County (Golzari). Recently awakened President Staton (Quaid) even wants in on the craze, as he signs up for the potential explosive season finale.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:50
CharactersPresidential, Doubles
PlotPolitical, Justice
PlaceThe White House
StyleCute, Smart, Touching

A sweet-natured Temp Agency operator and amateur Presidential look-alike is recruited by the Secret Service to become a temporary stand-in for the President of the United States.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama, biography, history
CountryUSA, Australia, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, China
Duration02:09
CharactersPresidential
PlotOn real events, Political, Elections
PlaceTexas
StyleSoulful, Patriotic, Smart, Serious

Whether you love him or hate him, there is no question that George W. Bush is one of the most controversial public figures in recent memory. W takes viewers through Bush’s eventful life -- his struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and his faith, and of course the critical days leading up to Bush’s decision to invade Iraq.

Markimdb: 7
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryUSA, France, Canada, China
Duration01:51
CharactersCIA, Spy, Special Forces, Hired assassins, Special agents
PlotAdventure, Chase
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, For men

When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent, Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive and uncover his assailants.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:46
CharactersJournalists, Reporters
PlotWar, Political, Cheating
PlaceEngland, The White House, London
StyleSmart

The US President and the UK Prime Minister are looking to launch a war in the Middle East. The plot follows government officials and advisers in their behind-the-scenes efforts either to promote the war or prevent it.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryFinland, Germany, Belgium, Australia, France, Norway, Denmark, United Kingdom
Duration01:33
CharactersMilitary, Astronauts
PlotSurvival, UFO, Revenge, Space wars, Rivalry
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Parallel worlds, Moon
TimeFuture
StyleLight, Steampunk, Smart, For men

In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space program evaded destruction by fleeing to the Dark Side of the Moon. During 70 years of utter secrecy, the Nazis construct a gigantic space fortress with a massive armada of flying saucers.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama, military
CountryUSA
Duration01:29
CharactersHorses, Gay, Jews
PlotSlavery, Political
PlacePrison, The White House
TimeCold War
StyleSmart, Fancy

Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
CharactersLawyers, Fathers, Presidential, Poor, Chief
PlotLove, On real events, Cars, Friendship, Art
PlaceCollege, Africa, The White House, USA, Office
TimeSummer
StyleLight, To cry, Soulful

Chronicles a single day in the summer of 1989 when the future president of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady on an epic first date across Chicago's South Side.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, Czech Republic
Duration01:50
CharactersSpecial Forces, Heroes, Military, Soldier, Blind
PlotRevenge, Technology, Conspiracies, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Serious, For men

Framed for crimes against the country, the G.I. Joe team is terminated by Presidential order. This forces the G.I. Joes into not only fighting their mortal enemy Cobra; they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardize their very existence.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, adventure, cartoon, short, crime, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:21
CharactersMafia, Thieves, Friends, Investigators, Presidential
PlaceThe White House, Texas, Casino
StyleSmart, Black humor

Mike Judge's slacker duo, Beavis and Butt-Head, wake to discover their TV has been stolen. Their search for a new one takes them on a clueless adventure across America where they manage to accidentally become America's most wanted.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama, crime, history
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersSingers
PlotDancing

President McKinley asks Lt. Richard L. Perry to go underground to identify some obviously very well briefed Mid-Western bank robbers based in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Germany, Canada
Duration01:36
CharactersZombie, Mutant, Heroes, Police, Scientists
PlotSurvival, End of the world, Investigation, Supernatural, Viruses
PlaceLaboratory
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting, Heavy, Depressive, For men

The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most clandestine operations facility and unveils more of her mysterious past as she delves further into the complex. Without a safe haven, Alice continues to hunt those responsible for the outbreak; a chase that takes her from Tokyo to New York, Washington, D.C. and Moscow, culminating in a mind-blowing revelation that will force her to rethink everything that she once thought to be true. Aided by new found allies and familiar friends, Alice must fight to survive long enough to escape a hostile world on the brink of oblivion. The countdown has begun.





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