Keyword: politician

X-Men

X-Men (2000)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 07/13/2000
Cyclops. Jean Grey. Storm... They are the children of the atom, homo superior, the next link in the chain of evolution. Each was born with a unique genetic mutation, which at puberty manifested itself in extraordinary powers: Cyclops' eyes release an energy beam that can rip holes through mountains; Jean Grey's strength is both telekinetic and telepathic; and Storm can manipulate all forms of...
Godfather

The Godfather (1972)

Rated: R Runtime: 175 minutes Release date: 03/14/1972
Epic tale of a 1940s New York Mafia family and their struggle to protect their empire from rival families as the leadership switches from the father to his youngest son.
American Hustle

American Hustle (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
Brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent named Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey power-brokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. But it's Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn who could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world...
Bella Addormentata

Bella Addormentata (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
Eluana Englaro becomes a tragic, national symbol in Italy when the decision is made by her father to end her life after seventeen years in a vegetative state. This drama affects the lives of four individuals with conflicting beliefs. A senator is torn between his conscience and his loyalty to the leaders of his party. His daughter, a pro-life activist, falls in love with Roberto, who advocates for...
Ice Harvest

Ice Harvest (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 11/22/2005
In icebound Wichita, Kansas, it's Christmas Eve, and this year Charlie Arglist just might have something to celebrate. Charlie, an attorney for the sleazy businesses of Wichita, and his unsavory associate, the steely Vic Cavanaugh have just successfully embezzled $2 million from Kansas City boss Bill Guerrard. But the real prize for Charlie is the stunning Renata, who runs the Sweet Cage strip...
Blaze

Blaze (1989)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 12/12/1989
Story of Earl Long and his romance with stripper Blaze Starr.
Traffic

Traffic (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 147 minutes Release date: 12/26/2000
A patchwork of stories about various factions of the drug trade, including dealers, abusers and the law enforcement officials who pursue them. Mexican policeman Javier Rodriguez works on and around the border with his close friend and fellow policeman Manolo Sanchez, under Mexico's number one crime fighter, General Salazar. Confronted with temptations of power and money, Javier resists them but...
Unknown Known: The Life And Times Of Donald Rumsfeld

The Unknown Known: The Life And Times Of Donald Rumsfeld (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 01/13/2014
This documentary offers a mesmerizing portrait of Donald Rumsfeld, one of the key architects of the Iraq War, and a larger-than-life character who provoked equal levels of fury and adulation from the American public. Rather than conducting a conventional interview, the director has Rumsfeld expound on his "snowflakes," tens of thousands of memos (many never previously published) that he composed...
Better Angels

The Better Angels (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
The untold story Abraham Lincoln's youth. It chronicles the hardships that shaped him, including abandonment by his father in the harsh winter wilderness, the tragedy that marked him forever and the two women who guided him to immortality, putting him on the path to becoming one of the most influential Presidents in United States history.

The Runner (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/18/2014
Following 2010's BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, Louisiana politician Colin Price hones in on a seat in the U.S. Senate. But when a sex scandal ravages his career and sends him into a personal and professional nosedive, he's offered a chance to go from muck back to majesty, as never before. The opportunity comes with a steep price, however: he'll have to get in bed with the oil companies that...
Solace

Solace (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 76 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Six people - a politician, his wife, a gangster, a middle-aged man, a hitman and a bound victim - seem like they have nothing in common. But while the politician tries to convince his unbelieving wife that he hasn't cheated on her, the hood rat and the white bread guy discuss a mysterious business deal and the assassin agonizes over whether to kill his captive, a deeper truth about all six emerges...
No God, No Master

No God, No Master (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
When a series of package bombs show up on the doorsteps of prominent politicians and businessmen in the summer of 1919, U.S. Bureau of Investigation Agent William Flynn is assigned the task of finding those responsible. He becomes immersed in an investigation that uncovers an anarchist plot to destroy democracy.
Inside Job

Inside Job (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 10/07/2010
A comprehensive analysis exposing the shocking truth behind the economic crisis of 2008. The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, the documentary traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive...
Dir: Charles Ferguson
With: N/A
Godfather, Part II

The Godfather, Part II (1974)

Rated: R Runtime: 200 minutes Release date: 12/11/1974
Continuing saga of the Corleone family as they move to Nevada and make the casino business their major income source under the leadership of the increasingly paranoid and malevolent Michael, whose reign as the "Don" is juxtaposed against the parallel tale of his father's escape from Sicily as a young boy and his subsequent rise to power in New York's Lower East Side during the turn-of-the-century.

The Politician (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 0 Release date: N/A
The true story of Senator John Edwards' 2008 run to be the Democratic presidential candidate and how it ended in scandal.
Dir: Aaron Sorkin
With: N/A

Bhoothnath Returns (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/09/2014
Upon Bhoothnath's return to the ghost world, he is taunted by the other ghosts for bringing shame to their community for getting bullied by a kid on Earth. He sets out to redeem himself this time by scaring all the kids on Earth. His search brings him to Akhrot, a slum kid who is the only person who can see him. Together they agree to help each other and they get involved in a cause that is bigger...
Jimmy's Hall

Jimmy's Hall (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/29/2014
In 1932, James Gralton returns to his native farm in rural Ireland after a decade in the United States. Once known for his involvement with Irish Republican causes, he now aspires to a quiet life and reopens the dance hall he'd previously owned. The space becomes a much-needed community center where young people can dance and classes are taught. But it also becomes a place where social opposition...

Leviathan (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/23/2014
Contemporary Russia. Kolia lives in a small town near the Barents Sea, in North Russia. He has his own auto-repair shop which stands right next to the house where he lives with his wife Lilya and his son from a prior marriage. Vadim Sergeyich, the Mayor of the town, wants to take away Kolia's business, his house and his land. First, he tries buying him off but Kolia does not accept the offer as he...
Mitt

Mitt (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Dir: Greg Whiteley
With: N/A
2016 Obama's America

2016 Obama's America (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 07/12/2012
"If President Obama wins a second term, where will we be in 2016?" Across the globe and in America, people in 2008 hungered for a leader who would unite and lift us from economic turmoil and war. True to America's ideals, they invested their hope in a new kind of president, Barack Obama. This film examines Obama's past and how it defines him--who he is, how he thinks and where he intends to take...

Compared to What: The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
The inimitable Barney Frank is our country's most prominent out gay politician to date. He is a staunch defender of civil rights and "small-d" democratic principles for 32 years in the U.S. House of Representatives. As the portrait of Frank unfolds, we observe the damning effect of living in the closet, the freedom of living free, the triumph of love and the steady. Frank's journey is a classic...

24 Hours (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/01/2014
Scandalous relationships, corrupt politics and revenge. No one is safe from what lies beneath these hard streets. But in this game where deceit and distrust rule, the only priceless commodity you have is loyalty. But when loyalty fails, all things fall apart in 24 hours.
All the King's Men

All the King's Men (1948)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 11/29/1948
The rise and fall of a corrupt politician, who makes his friends richer and retains power by dint of a populist appeal. Ultimately, however, his behavior catches up with him and he is assassinated by the brother of a woman he may have raped.

HANK: Five Years From the Brink (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 01/30/2014
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson discusses how, in 2008, he worked to persuade banks, Congress and presidential candidates to sign off on nearly $1 trillion in bailouts, despite his personal believe that the actions that led to the crisis and the bailouts themselves were morally reprehensible.

Leninland (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 52 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Twenty years after the fall of the USSR, many citizens of the former-Soviet Union still disagree about how to remember Vladimir Lenin, the communist revolutionary, politician, and cultural theorist that served as the leader of the Russian Federation until his death in 1924. Since the Soviet Union dissolved in 1991, there has been disagreement on whether or not Lenin should be recognized as a...
Dir: Askold Kurov
With: N/A