We know that you’re probably exhausted from the circus that is the current election (and it’s barely just begun). However, if you’d like to escape into some worlds where politics make a bit more sense, here are 12 of the best political films to keep you moving forward until November.
We all recall former President Bill Clinton claiming that he "did not have sexual relations with that woman." Though it's been nearly 20 years since one of the biggest White House scandals of all time went down, the political film Primary Colors was right on time when it hit theaters back in '98. In the film, John Travolta stars as Southern Governor Jack Stanton who hires a young campaign manager to oversee his presidential bid. The only issue is Governor Stanton's ever-wandering eye, despite his super ambitious and politically driven wife (Emma Thompson).