Best new Political movies in 2021 & 2020 (Netflix, Prime, Hulu & Cinema List)


List of the latest political movies in 2021 and the best political movies of 2020 & the 2010's. Top political movies to watch on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+ & other Streaming services, out on DVD/Blu-ray or in cinema's right now.

New political movies in 2021 in Cinema & on VOD

Top movies up for release in 2021 in cinema and on VOD
  • Chariot

    DIRECTOR: Rob Surman
    CAST: Robert Pugh, Darren Evans & Claire Cage
    Len Lewys-Jones is one of the most corrupt politicians around that is determined to win an election post-Brexit Wales. He’ll do anything to win against the tough rival of human rights lawyer Alice Cartwright. His wife Diane is also willing to stick with him and turn a blind eye to his dirty dealings. But winning may come at a price of betrayal and dishonesty in this darkly comedic tale of corrupt politics from writer/director Rob Surman and starring Robert Pugh, Darren Evans, and Claire Cage. Read more

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  • Chariot

    DIRECTOR: Rob Surman
    CAST: Robert Pugh, Darren Evans, Claire Cage
    Len Lewys-Jones is one of the most corrupt politicians around that is determined to win an election post-Brexit Wales. He’ll do anything to win against the tough rival of human rights lawyer Alice Cartwright. His wife Diane is also willing to stick with him and turn a blind eye to his dirty dealings. But winning may come at a price of betrayal and dishonesty in this darkly comedic tale of corrupt politics from writer/director Rob Surman and starring Robert Pugh, Darren Evans, and Claire Cage. Read more

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Best political movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ or DVD in 2021

2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and the 2010's best rated political movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ & More).
  • Irresistible

    DIRECTOR: Jon Stewart
    CAST: Mackenzie Davis, Steve Carell & Rose Byrne
    Written and directed by Jon Stewart (The Daily Show), this political comedy takes aim at when parties collide amid an election. In a small Wisconsin town, Democratic strategist Gary (Steve Carell) seeks to support retired Marine Colonel (Chris Cooper) as the new mayor. But they face tough competition as Gary’s Republican nemesis Faith (Rose Byrne) presents a real threat to winning over the community. This palpable political satire also stars the likes of Mackenzie Davis, Topher Grace and Natasha Lyonne. Read more

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  • The Last Thing He Wanted

    DIRECTOR: Dee Rees
    CAST: Anne Hathaway, Ben Affleck & Willem Dafoe
    Elena McMahon (Anne Hathaway) is an accomplished D.C. journalist soon finds herself struggling to maintain and break a story. Her dying father (Willem Dafoe), driven by guilt, is making her job all the more tough. Based on the novel of the same name by Joan Didion, this stirring political thriller focused on journalism and directed by Dee Rees boasts a strong cast that additionally includes Ben Affleck, Rosie Perez, Edi Gathegi, Mel Rodriguez and Toby Jones. Read more

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  • Vice

    DIRECTOR: Adam McKay
    CAST: Christian Bale, Amy Adams & Steve Carell
    After 'The Big Short', director Adam McKay is back with yet another darkly comical satire movie. 'Vice' evolves around Dick Cheney's rise to power and how he became the architect of the American politics in the years of the George W. Bush administration. Read more

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  • The Front Runner

    DIRECTOR: Jason Reitman
    CAST: Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, J.K. Simmons, Mark O'Brien
    Directed by American indie director Jason Reitman ('Juno', 'Tully') this political biopic evolves around the rise and fall of Gary Hart, a Democrat running for president in 1988. Hart became a controversial figure when he got caught in a sex scandal, which ultimately led to George Bush presidency. Read more

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  • Loro

    DIRECTOR: Paolo Sorrentino
    CAST: Riccardo Scamarcio, Toni Servillo, Chiara Iezzi
    Of all the controversial politicians we've seen in contemporary European history, Italian president/media tycoon Silvio Berlusconi is easily one of the most notorious. Italian director Paolo Sorrentino ('The Great Beauty') and frequent collaborator Toni Servillo teamed up for this long-awaited biopic. Read more

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    RATING: 92/100

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  • The Death of Stalin

    DIRECTOR: Armando Iannucci
    CAST: Jason Isaacs Olga Kurylenko Rupert Friend

    A promising political comedy about the last days of Joseph Stalin's regime. Written and directed by Armando Iannucci, the creator/director of great political series like 'Veep' and 'The Thick of It'. Read more

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    RATING: 94/100

    RELEASE DATE: October 20th, 2017

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  • Masaryk

    DIRECTOR: Julius Sevcík
    CAST: Gina Bramhill Karel Roden Arly Jover

    A period in the life of diplomat and politician Jan Masaryk, who was the son of Czechoslovakia's founder, served as the country's minister of foreign affairs... Read more

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    RATING: 79/100

    RELEASE DATE: October 20th, 2017

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  • In the Loop

    DIRECTOR: Armando Iannucci
    CAST: Tom Hollander Peter Capaldi James Gandolfini

    A satirical version of politics that highlights a group of circumspect American and British operatives who are entirely committed to their efforts of preventing a war... Read more

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    RATING: 75/100

    RELEASE DATE: January 22nd, 2009

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  • Il Divo

    DIRECTOR: Paolo Sorrentino
    CAST: Toni Servillo Anna Bonaiuto Giulio Bosetti

    The story of life and magnanimous career of arguably the most prominent Italian politician 'Giulio Andreotti' who has served as Italy's prime minister for... Read more

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    RATING: 73/100

    RELEASE DATE: May 28th, 2008

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  • The Ides of March

    DIRECTOR: George Clooney
    CAST: Paul Giamatti George Clooney Philip Seymour Hoffman

    A new, young and passionate member of staff for a presidential candidate's campaign learns the mean dirty methods of politics to operate a successful campaign. Read more

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    RATING: 71/100

    RELEASE DATE: September 24th, 2011

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  • The Dictator

    DIRECTOR: Larry Charles
    CAST: Sacha Baron Cohen Anna Faris John C. Reilly

    A dictator is ready to go beyond the limits in order to prevent democracy from crippling the country he so lovingly oppresses but his ministers have other plans so they... Read more

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    RATING: 64/100

    RELEASE DATE: May 15th, 2012

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  • La Conquête

    DIRECTOR: Xavier Durringer
    CAST: Denis Podalydès Florence Pernel Bernard Le Coq

    The film highlights the professional realm of a President's life; a thorough depiction of French President Nicholas Sarkozy's rise to power and assumption of... Read more

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    RATING: 63/100

    RELEASE DATE: May 18th, 2011

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The recent succes of Netflix original TV series ‘House of Cards’ proved that politics in fiction film is anything but boring. Enjoy these political movies picked by us.