French politics movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant french politics movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, sincere, suspense and tense films and TV shows about / with french politics, politics, state affairs, dishonesty, society, murder, betrayal, assassination, political intrigue and politician plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in France, Italy, Belgium and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as french politics: The Conquest (2011), An Officer and a Spy (2019), A Man is Dead (2018), A French Woman (1995), The Great Game (2015), Death of a Corrupt Man (1977), This Is Our Land (2017), The President (1961), Special Section (1975), Stavisky... (1974).

List of french politics movies

The Conquest (2011)
Genre: Biography
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A look at French president Nicolas Sarkozy's rise to power.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: politics, political party, parliament, head of state, political intrigue, rise to the top, state affairs, social differences, media sensation, private vs public, leadership, french politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2007, year 2004
Place: france, europe
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An Officer and a Spy (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1894, French Captain Alfred Dreyfus is wrongfully convicted of treason and sentenced to life imprisonment at Devil's Island.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: lawyer, arrest, manipulation, spy, courtroom, duel, french history, dishonesty, police investigation, frame up, society, trial ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: france, paris france
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A Man is Dead (2018)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Brest, 1950. The war ended five years ago and nothing remains of the city. Massive bombings and intense fighting lasting more than a month turned the city, its docks, its arsenal, into ashes. Thousands of workers will build it up again, brick by ...
Plot: communism, war, communist, documentary filmmaking, filmmaker, strike, labor union, post world war two, police violence, shot in the head, working class, funeral ...
Place: france
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A French Woman (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wed just as war breaks out, Jeanne hardly gets to know her military husband, Louis, before the debacle of 1940. While waiting for his return from a POW camp, Jeanne journeys through countless affairs with Louis' comrades- in-arms. Hoping to ...
Style: sincere, serious, sexy, sexual, gloomy ...
Plot: military, world war two, infidelity, dishonesty, political unrest, couples, strong sexual content, profanity, bittersweet, soldier, romance, love triangle ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: europe, germany, france, berlin germany, brittany ...
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The Great Game (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Pierre Blum, 40, is a writer who had his time of glory in the early 2000s. One evening, on a casino terrace, he meets Joseph Paskin. This mysterious man, charismatic and manipulative, is influential in the world of politics and persuades Pierre to ...
Plot: art gallery, french politics, democracy, divorced man, political activism, police raid, escape, assassination, ex husband ex wife relationship, political conspiracy, hiding place
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france
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Death of a Corrupt Man (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, deputy Philippe Dubaye wakes up his old friend Xavier Maréchal with disturbing news: he has just killed Serrano, a racketeer with extant political connections. Serrano kept proofs of Dubaye's involvement in corrupt ...
Style: suspense
Plot: shot to death, photograph, falling to death, gun, fear, chase, camera, machine gun, hit on the head, murder, police, hiding place ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, paris france
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This Is Our Land (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Pauline, a devoted and generous home help nurse, raises her two children alone, while also looking after her father, a former steelworker. Taking advantage of her popularity, the directors of an extremist political party suggest she become their ...
Plot: politics, countryside, white supremacist, boxing gym, la marseillaise, hair dye, doctors, skiing, dance class, soccer, war game, election campaign ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
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The President (1961)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At 73, France's ex-president, Emile Beaufort, faces declining health, but he still plays a vigorous role behind the scenes as a philosopher and, potentially, as a power broker. In particular, his relationship with Philippe Chalamont comes into ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: battles, politics, state affairs, head of state, political intrigue, assassination attempt, dictation, old man, bachelor, member of parliament, marketplace, memoir ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1950s
Place: france
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Special Section (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In occupied France during the WWII, a German officer is murdered. The collaborationist Vichy government decides to pin the murder on six petty criminals. Loyal judges are called in to convict them as quickly as possible.
Style: suspense
Plot: courtroom, politics, judgment, world war two, nazism, corruption, murder, judge, death penalty, guillotine, metro, paris metro ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: france, paris france
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Stavisky... (1974)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Irresistible charm and talent helps Serge Alexandre alias Stavisky, small-time swindler, to make friends with even most influential members of French industrial and political elite during the early 30s. But nothing lasts forever and when his great ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, based on true events, factual
Plot: crimes, gangsters, politics, cons and scams, price of justice, workplace intrigue, rise and fall, dishonesty, embezzlement, journalism, frame up, supportive spouse ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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The Last Mitterrand (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young journalist (Lespert) helps the French President compile his memoirs.
Style: captivating, serious, talky, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: terminal illness, betrayal, head of state, state affairs, journalism, elderly, political intrigue, ambition, haunted by the past, aging, obsession, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
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Let Joy Reign Supreme (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: France, 1719. Louis 14th died four years ago, Philippe d'Orleans is the regent. He is a liberal and a libertine. His right-hand man, Dubois, an atheistic and cupid priest, as libertine as Philippe, tries to take advantage of a little rebellion ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: rebellion, battles, intrigue, conspiracy, politics, revolution, scandal, amputation, cannibal, priest, deportation, prisoner ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, france, switzerland, africa, england ...
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Pater (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Vincent Lindon and Alain Cavalier drink together in bars while coming up with tall tales.
Style: serious, experimental, contemplative, realistic
Plot: buddies, film within a film, filmmaking, friends, artists and showbiz, legal, breaking the fourth wall, french politics, video camera, retiring, bakery, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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OSS 117: Lost in Rio (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: French top secret agent, Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath, is sent to Rio to buy microfilms from a running nazi. To do so, he has to team up with Mossad secret services.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining, witty ...
Plot: secret agents, hippie, secret agent, femme fatale, reluctant partners, adventure, escapades, goofy hero, secret service, working undercover, heroic mission, womanizer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, 1960s
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, brazil, europe, france ...
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Outside the Law (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Algeria, Belgium, Tunisia, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: After losing their family home in Algeria in the 1920s, three brothers and their mother are scattered across the globe. Messaoud joins the French army fighting in Indochina; Abdelkader becomes a leader of the Algerian independence movement in France ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: police brutality, war crime, revenge, political unrest, military, family relations, society, battles, politics, injustice, eviction, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 50s, 60s, 40s ...
Place: algeria, france, africa, europe, north africa
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De Gaulle (2006)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: France
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Le Grand Charles was a 2006 French TV-drama on the life of Charles de Gaulle from 1939 to 1959, written and directed by Bernard Stora. De Gaulle was played by Bernard Farcy, Winston Churchill by David Ryall, and Franklin D. Roosevelt by Robert ...
Plot: political leader, uniform, french politics, historical event
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The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin's trail.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: terrorism, conspiracy, politics, hitman, assassination attempt, assassination, serial killer, false identity, law enforcement, police, crimes, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 1960s, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe, vienna, italy ...
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The French Minister (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a force to be reckoned with. With his silver mane and tanned, athletic body, he stalks the world stage as Minister of Foreign Affairs for France, waging his own war backed up by the holy trinity of diplomatic concepts: ...
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: politics, un, workplace, state affairs, power relations, workplace intrigue, rivalry, boss and employee, chief of staff, administration, international relations, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
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The Minister (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Transport Minister Bertrand Saint-Jean is awoken in the middle of the night by his head of staff. A bus has gone off the road into a gully. He has no choice but to go to the scene of the accident. Thus begins the odyssey of a politician in a world ...
Style: sincere, tense, psychological, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: politics, workplace situations, workplace, boss and employee, state affairs, disagreement, political intrigue, prime minister, politician, power relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), chief of staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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