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All the Way (2016)
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All the Way (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: 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.'
Style: political, tense, realistic, factual, talky, intense, inspirational, brutal, entertaining, melancholic ...
Plot: civil rights movement, racism, politics, usa president, propaganda, racial issues, civil war, secret service, ethnic conflict, assassination, eccentricity, prejudice, civil rights, presidential election, vietnam war, african american, election, u.s. president, political campaign, activism, racial tension, presidential candidate, election campaign, u.s. vice president, u.s. senator ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 1960s
Place: texas, california, new jersey, vietnam, america, usa, dallas texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out political, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about politics, president, state affairs, corruption, assassination, catastrophe and mentor mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like All the Way: LBJ (2016), Selma (2014), Game Change (2012), Nixon (1995), Recount (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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LBJ (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.
Style: political, serious, realistic, emotional, suspense
Plot: politics, husband wife relationship, kennedy assassination, society, u.s. president, john f. kennedy, president, u.s. vice president, u.s. senator, black maid, vice president, civil rights ...
Time: year 1960, 60s, year 1963, year 1968, year 1965 ...
Place: washington d.c., wyoming, west virginia, dallas texas, georgia ...
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95%
 7.5
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Selma (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: "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 ...
Style: emotional, thought provoking, sincere, political, factual ...
Plot: racism, civil rights, civil rights movement, politics, justice, african american, racial segregation, black history, idealism, righting the wronged, president, racial discrimination ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, year 1963, year 1964
Place: alabama, usa, boston, southern usa, birmingham alabama
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88%
 7.4
 22K
Game Change (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the book by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin, Game Change focuses on the Republican run of the 2008 Presidential election, when candidate John McCain picks a relative unknown, Alaskan governor Sarah Palin, to be his running mate. As the ...
Style: talky, political, intense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: politics, campaign, american politics, presidential election, election, greed, propaganda, idealism, secrets, world politics, betrayal, republican party ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, contemporary, year 2007, 2000s ...
Place: usa, alaska, california, new jersey, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.1
 31K
Nixon (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: An all-star cast powers this epic look at American President Richard M. Nixon, a man carrying the fate of the world on his shoulders while battling the self-destructive demands within. Spanning his troubled boyhood in California to the shocking ...
Style: political, factual, compassionate, talky, intense ...
Plot: politics, vietnam war, government, political corruption, usa president, conspiracy, manipulation, greed, historical figure, campaign, rise and fall, presidential election ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1973, year 1972, 1930s ...
Place: washington d.c., california, texas, china, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Recount (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. presidential election and the subsequent recounts in Florida.
Style: realistic, political, factual, talky, intense ...
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, presidential election, election, political corruption, justice, president, republican, campaign, democrat, americana, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, year 2000
Place: usa, florida, texas, california, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 7.0
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Bobby (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1968 the lives of a retired doorman, hotel manager, lounge singer, busboy, beautician and others intersect in the wake of Robert F. Kennedy's assassination at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, political, intense, light, melancholic ...
Plot: politics, hotel, corruption, senator, assassination, relationships, brutality, racial slur, honest, redemption, reporter, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: california, los angeles, washington d.c., texas, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.2
 115K
The Butler (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: 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.
Style: touching, emotional, bad ending, political, inspirational ...
Plot: civil rights, racism, u.s. president, butler, white house, president, african american, blacks and whites, racial discrimination, black history, injustice, prejudice ...
Time: 80s, year 1957, year 2008, year 1961, 50s ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, nashville tennessee, birmingham alabama, tennessee ...
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64%
 7.7
 94K
Malcolm X (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 202 min.
Story: A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the '50s, he became a Black Muslim and then a leader in the Nation of Islam. His assassination in 1965 left ...
Style: inspirational, epic, political, factual, intense ...
Plot: racism, civil rights, african american, politics, civil rights movement, islam, black history, assassination, prison, muslim, police brutality, childhood ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 50s, 60s, 1920s ...
Place: usa, africa, harlem, new york, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 7.3
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Lincoln (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: political, epic, thought provoking, emotional, factual ...
Plot: american civil war, idealism, civil war, president, politics, american history, war, racism, head of state, leadership, courage, freedom ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era, year 1865
Place: washington d.c., usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.7
 79K
Jackie (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, France, Chile, China, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An account of the days of First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, in the immediate aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963.
Style: emotional, heartbreaking, suspense, disturbing, cerebral ...
Plot: assassination, kennedy assassination, president, first lady, widow, american history, kennedy family, loss of husband, u.s. president, depression, character study, visceral ...
Time: 60s, year 1963
Place: usa, washington d.c., austin texas, california, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Special Relationship (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatisation that follows Tony Blair's journey from political understudy waiting in the wings of the world arena to accomplished prime minister standing confidently in the spotlight of centre stage. It is a story about relationships, between ...
Style: realistic, political, intense, twists and turns, tricky ...
Plot: politics, world politics, honest, greed, relationships, manipulation, friends, corruption, character study, head of state, political intrigue, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, england, usa, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
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Truth (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: As a renowned producer and close associate of Dan Rather, Mary Mapes believes she’s broken the biggest story of the 2004 election: revelations of a sitting U.S. President’s military service. But when allegations come pouring in, sources change ...
Style: twists and turns, factual, political, suspense, intense ...
Plot: journalism, politics, justice, fired from the job, american politics, tv reporter, betrayal, conspiracy theory, political scandal, presidential election, husband wife relationship, election ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ghosts of Mississippi is a drama covering the final trial of the assassin, Bryon De La Beckwith, of the 60s civil rights leader Medgar Evers. It begins with the murder and the events surrounding the two initial trials which both ended in a hung ...
Style: thought provoking, talky, factual, compassionate, inspirational ...
Plot: racism, courtroom, civil rights, courtroom drama, legal, legal investigation, lawyer, justice, investigation, murder, assassination, racial violence ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s
Place: usa, mississippi, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.8
 542
Kennedy (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 282 min.
TV show
Story: Biography of the 1961-1963 presidency of John F. Kennedy
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: politics, kennedy family, assassination, election, white house, civil rights, vietnam war, usa president, ambition, rise and fall, state affairs, leadership ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington d.c., usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Killing Kennedy (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Drama documentary based on Bill O'Reilly's and Martin Dugard's 2012 non-fiction book "Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot". It follows the parallel lives of John F. Kennedy and Lee Harvey Oswald from the winter 1959-1960 to ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: kennedy assassination, head of state, politics, assassination, couple relations, state affairs, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, american politics, assassination of president, death of brother, john f. kennedy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962, year 1963
Place: usa, washington d.c., russia, texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
George Wallace (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
Story: George Wallace is a 1997 television film starring Gary Sinise as George Wallace, the former Governor of Alabama. It was directed by John Frankenheimer, who won an Emmy award for it; Sinise and Mare Winningham also won Emmies for their performances. ...
Style: political, tense, thought provoking, captivating, serious ...
Plot: assassination attempt, politics, governor, presidential candidate, political campaign, political candidate, civil liberties, presidential election, segregation, government, political scandal, campaign ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 50s, year 1965, year 1972 ...
Place: alabama, georgia, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Day Reagan Was Shot (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Day Reagan Was Shot is a 2001 film made for television directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh. The film stars Richard Dreyfuss as Alexander Haig and Richard Crenna as Ronald Reagan.
Style: suspense, realistic, semi serious, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: politics, white house, political conspiracy, americana, assassination, assassination of president, road not taken, political corruption, campaign, head of state, dishonesty, historical event ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, poland, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
LBJ: The Early Years (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: LBJ: The Early Years was a television movie that appeared on the NBC network in February 1987, depicting the life of former President of the United States Lyndon B. Johnson from 1934 until 1973. Actor Randy Quaid won a Golden Globe award for his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, sincere, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: john f. kennedy, politics, usa president, head of state, campaign, state affairs, rise to the top, ambition, media, senate, political candidate, first lady ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, 1930s, 50s, year 1966 ...
Place: washington d.c., dallas texas, texas, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.3
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W. (2008)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: USA, Australia, Hong Kong, Switzerland, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: political, factual, cynical, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: politics, president, iraq war, ambition, oil, election, americana, patriotism, rise to the top, leadership, parents and children, gulf war ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 60s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: washington d.c., texas, yale university, california, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 39
Prince Jack (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A dramatic look at the inner workings of the Kennedy administration.
Style: political
Plot: election campaign, american south, democrat, political candidate, politics, first lady, presidential election, politician, racism, cia, fbi, candidate ...
Time: 60s
Place: dallas texas, washington d.c., usa, america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 81K
Trumbo (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The career of screenwriter Dalton Trumbo is halted by a witch hunt in the late 1940s when he defies the anti-communist HUAC committee and is blacklisted.
Style: factual, talky, touching, intense, inspirational ...
Plot: communism, communist, hollywood, politics, mccarthyism, film industry, gossip, gossip columnist, writers, justice, movie business, screenwriter ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 70s, 1930s, year 1957 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 962
Boycott (2001)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: This made-for-TV movie dramatizes the historic boycott of public buses in the 1950s, led by civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, talky
Plot: civil rights movement, interracial relations, racism, racial prejudice, protest, social activism, rebellion, fighting the system, human spirit, discrimination, social differences, politics ...
Time: 50s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 226K
Hidden Figures (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into ...
Style: inspirational, factual, sincere, feel good, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: racism, mathematics, nasa, space program, african american, genius, discrimination, african american woman, strong female character, scientist, stereotypes, prejudice ...
Time: 60s, year 1961, 50s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: langley virginia, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.7
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Catch a Fire (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, UK, South Africa, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The true story of anti-apartheid activists in South Africa, and particularly the life of Patrick Chamusso, a timid foreman at Secunda CTL, the largest synthetic fuel plant in the world. Patrick is wrongly accused, imprisoned and tortured for an ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, factual, emotional, harsh ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, racism, rebellion, fighting the system, civil rights, police brutality, apartheid, visceral, ethnic conflict, political unrest, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980, year 1991
Place: south africa, africa, angola
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Interview with the Assassin (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Out of work TV cameraman Ron Kobelski is approached by his formerly reclusive neighbor Walter Ohlinger. Ohlinger claims that he was the mysterious "second gunman" that shot and killed President Kennedy. Ohlinger has kept quiet all these ...
Style: political, realistic, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: kennedy assassination, conspiracy, politics, assassination, paranoia, investigation, murder, political conspiracy, dishonesty, state affairs, crimes, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1963
Place: dallas texas, texas, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 3K
Panther (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther's history in Oakland. Panther also uses historical footage (B/W) to emphasize some ...
Style: political, disturbing, suspense, entertaining, harsh ...
Plot: black panthers, conspiracy, racism, revolution, politics, african american, drugs, violence, civil rights movement, world politics, women, greed ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, vietnam, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.
Style: inspirational, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, thought provoking ...
Plot: civil rights, violence, betrayal, murder, prison, informant, assassination, justice, politics, betrayal by friend, black history, street life ...
Time: 60s, year 1968
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Too Big to Fail (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling book by Andrew Ross Sorkin, 'Too Big to Fail' offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few ...
Style: factual, thought provoking, tense, political, twists and turns ...
Plot: financial crisis, wall street, finance, politics, economics, greed, stock broker, business, bankruptcy, moral dilemma, race against time, senator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: washington d.c., new york, usa, california, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 59K
Thirteen Days (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Dramatisation of the Cuban Missile Crisis, the nuclear standoff with the USSR sparked by the discovery by the Americans of missle bases established on the Soviet allied island of Cuba. Shown from the perspective of the US President, John F Kennedy, ...
Style: political, tense, suspenseful, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: cold war, politics, president, leadership, military, un, political intrigue, nuclear threat, white house, undercover, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: cuba, boston, russia, the philippines, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 14K
Cry Freedom (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A dramatic story, based on actual events, about the friendship between two men struggling against apartheid in South Africa in the 1970s. Donald Woods is a white liberal journalist in South Africa who begins to follow the activities of Stephen Biko, ...
Style: political, inspirational, thought provoking, feel good, dramatic ...
Plot: racism, apartheid, politics, social injustice, human rights, friendship, journalist, civil rights, journalism, murder, idealism, freedom ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977, year 1975
Place: south africa, africa, england, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%