Presidential Movies

Presidential Movies
List of the best presidential movies selected by visitors to our site: Olympus Has Fallen, 3 Musketeers, My Name Is Khan, Big Game, Long Shot, Hyde Park on Hudson, Loro 2, LBJ, All the Way, Selma.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Bulgaria
CharactersTerrorists, Heroes, Presidential, Bodyguards, Guards
PlotSkirmishes, Hostage, Release of hostages
PlaceThe White House, USA
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men

When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning's inside knowledge to help retake the White House, save the President and avert an even bigger disaster.

3 Musketeers (2011)
Markimdb: 2.4
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
CharactersHeroes, Presidential
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Computers, Conspiracies, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Serious, Disturbing

Alexandra D'Artagnan, junior member of NSA uncovers a conspiracy that the goal is to assassinate the American president. Alexandra has secured the support of three famous and notorious international spies in order to stop the assassination.

My Name Is Khan (2010)
Markimdb: 8
CountryIndia, USA, United Arab Emirates
CharactersAutistic, Presidential
PlotOn real events, Travel, Mental disorders, True love, False accusations
StyleTo cry, Inspirational, Soulful, Touching, Serious

Rizwan Khan, a Muslim from the Borivali section of Mumbai, has Asperger's syndrome. He marries a Hindu single mother, Mandira, in San Francisco. After 9/11, Rizwan is detained by authorities at LAX who treat him as a terrorist because of his condition and his race.

Big Game (2014)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, adventure
CountryFinland, United Kingdom, Germany
CharactersTerrorists, Heroes, Presidential, Partners
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Conspiracies
StyleExciting, Tense, Serious, For men, Disturbing

Air Force One is shot down by terrorists, leaving the President of the United States stranded in the wilderness. 13-year old Oskari is also in that wilderness, on a hunting mission to prove his maturity to his kinsfolk by tracking down a deer, but instead discovers the President in an escape pod. With the terrorists closing in to capture their prize, the unlikely duo team up to escape their hunters.

Long Shot (2019)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, Canada, Colombia
CharactersStrong women, Jews, Journalists, Presidential
PlotLove, Dancing, Friendship, First love, Political
PlaceSea, Aircraft, Party, Beach, Hotels
StyleLight, Inspirational, Fascinating

Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world -- a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former baby sitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter -- much to the dismay of her trusted advisers.

Hyde Park on Hudson (2012)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, drama, history
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersKings, Indians, Disabled people, Lovers, Presidential
PlotOn real events
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleFascinating, Touching, Serious

The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret Stuckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of the United Kingdom visited upstate New York.

Loro 2 (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, biography
CountryItaly, France
CharactersPresidential, Actors
PlotEarthquake, Loneliness

"Loro", in two parts, is a period movie that chronicles, as a fiction story, events likely happened in Italy (or even made up) between 2006 and 2010. "Loro" wants to suggest in portraits and glimps, through a composite constellation of characters, a moment in history, now definitively ended, which can be described in a very summary picture of the events as amoral, decadent but extraordinarily alive. Additionally, "Loro" wishes to tell the story of some Italians, fresh and ancient people at the same time: souls from a modern imaginary Purgatory who, moved by heterogeneous intents like ambition, admiration, affection, curiosity, personal interests, establish to try and orbit around the walking Paradise that is the man named Silvio Berlusconi.

LBJ (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, biography, history
CharactersDogs, Teens, CIA, Presidential, Maids
PlotOn real events, Motorcycles, Political, Elections, Flowers
PlaceAircraft, Hospitals, The White House, Texas
TimeCold War
StyleTense, Serious

The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.

All the Way (2016)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, biography, history
PlotSlavery, Political, Elections, Freedom, Power
PlaceVietnam, Texas, USA

Lyndon B. Johnson's amazing 11-month journey from taking office after JFK's assassination, through the fight to pass the 1964 Civil Rights Act and his own presidential campaign, culminating on the night LBJ is actually elected to the office – no longer the 'accidental President.'

Selma (2014)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, France
PlotOn real events, Political, Justice, Uprising
StyleSoulful, Makes me think, Serious

"Selma," as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon B. Johnson that ultimately led to the signing of the Civil Rights Act.

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Jackie (2016)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, France, Chile, China, Germany, United Kingdom
CharactersSnipers, Strong women, Journalists, Presidential, Widows
PlotOn real events, Death, Depression, Political
PlaceAircraft, Cemetery, The White House, Texas, USA
StyleTense, Heartbreaking

An account of the days of First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, in the immediate aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963.

Designated Survivor (2016)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama, detective
CharactersFBI, Presidential
PlotInvestigation, Weapon, Political, Justice
StyleExciting, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Disturbing

Tom Kirkman, a low-level cabinet member is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a catastrophic attack during the State of the Union kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession.

The Butler (2013)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, biography
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.

Key & Peele (2012)
Markimdb: 8.3
Genreaction, comedy, adventure
CharactersFriends, Presidential, Partners, Comedians

Key & Peele is an American sketch comedy television show. It stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, both former cast members of MADtv. Each episode of the show consists of several pre-taped sketches starring the two actors, introduced by Key and Peele in front of a live studio audience.

Exploding Sun (2013)
Markimdb: 3.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure
CharactersHeroes, Presidential
PlotSurvival, Saving the World
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, USA
StyleAction, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

The world watches in awe as the Roebling Clipper is launched into space. Using state-of-the-art scalar engines to fly around the Moon and back in just hours, the maiden voyage of the first-ever trans-lunar passenger ship is about to make history. Among those on board: First Lady Simone Mathany, space-exploration entrepreneur Steve Roebling, Dr. Denise Balaban, pilot Fiona Henslaw, and a very lucky lottery winner. But while en route, a massive solar flare sparks a cosmic-ray burst that accelerates Aurora’s engine and blows the ship away from Earth’s orbit. Now out of control, it’s hurtling straight for the sun.

Madam Secretary (2014)
Markimdb: 7.6
PlaceThe White House, USA
StyleBy books, Serious

Former CIA agent Elizabeth Faulkner McCord is suddenly thrust into the position of US Secretary of State where she must quickly learn to drive international diplomacy, wrangle office politics and balance a complex family life.

The Realm (2018)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountrySpain, France
CharactersScammers, Journalists, Presidential
PlotFight, Money, Death, Cancer, Political
PlaceShips, Trains, Party, Beach, Yachts
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Manuel is a crooked politician who enjoys the lifestyle that kickbacks afford. He eats at fancy restaurants, parties with his friends on yachts, and provides a very luxurious lifestyle for his family. Manuel brazenly bribes, extorts, and pays off anyone who threatens to expose the activities of his inner circle. When he is singled out to take the fall for a case of fraudulent government contracts, rather than admit to any wrongdoing, Manuel decides to sell out his whole party in an effort to avoid jail time. It's a decision that puts many lives at risk.

The Perfect Dictatorship (2014)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersMafia, Presidential, Celebrities
PlotOn real events, Political, Elections, Power, Blackmail

TV MX, the most powerful Mexican Television Corporation, discloses a scandalous story involving Governor Carmelo Vargas in serious crimes and illicit business. Governor Vargas worried about his political future, decides to clean his image and negotiates a billionaire secret agreement with the owners of the TV Corporation. Carlos Rojo, an ambitious young news producer, and Ricardo Diaz, TV network star reporter, are responsible for making a dirty campaign to change the image the public has of the corrupt Governor and make him, at any cost, a political star and a great presidential candidate. Mexican Television believes that democracy is a farce and has already placed one President... Will they do it again?

Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (2015)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure
CharactersSharks, Monsters, Family, Presidential, Fish
PlotRevenge, Death, Tornadoes
PlaceSpace, The White House

The sharks take bite out of the East Coast when the sharknado hits Washington, D.C. and Orlando, Florida.

Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CharactersDogs, Aliens, Monsters, Giants, Scientists
PlotWar, Survival, Apocalypse, End of the world, UFO
PlaceSpace, Prison, Ships, Spaceships, The White House
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.