Government official movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant government official movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, realistic, political, serious, tense and captivating films and TV shows about / with government official, politics, state affairs, family relations, politician, corruption, president, government, society and death plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as government official: House Arrest (2018), The West Wing (1999), Yes Minister (1980), The Thick of It (2005), Commander in Chief (2005), Transformers: Prime (2010), Veep (2012), Valkyrie (2008), In the Nick of Time (2005), The Butler (2013).

List of government official movies

 7.9
 1K
House Arrest (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: The current mayor of Sineozersk, Arkadiy Anikeev, is caught by police for bribes on a large scale. By the court decision, he placed under house arrest at the place of registration. His wife, who is a owner of all of their property on documents, left ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, sincere, funny, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: government official, abuse of power, house arrest, political corruption, mayor, political satire, twists and turns, childhood friend, workplace situations, corruption, politics, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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 8.9
 76K
The West Wing (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The West Wing provides a glimpse into presidential politics in the nation's capital as it tells the stories of the members of a fictional presidential administration. These interesting characters have humor and dedication that touches the heart ...
Style: clever, political, talky, realistic, serious ...
Plot: politics, politician, election, political intrigue, american politics, white house, government official, president, teamwork, chief of staff, liberal, democrat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 8.7
 15K
Yes Minister (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set principally in the private office of a British Cabinet minister in the Department of Administrative Affairs in Whitehall, Yes Minister follows the ministerial career of The Rt Hon Jim Hacker MP, played by Paul Eddington. His various struggles to ...
Style: sitcom, political, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: british politics, minister, government official, workplace situations, satire, british government, politician, secretary, power relations, boss and employee, state affairs, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom
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The Thick of It (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.
Style: sitcom, cynical, political, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: politics, political satire, state affairs, satire, workplace, politician, government official, workplace situations, society, political intrigue, british government, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, london, england
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Commander in Chief (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Commander in Chief is an American drama television series that focused on the fictional administration and family of Mackenzie Allen, the first female President of the United States, who ascends to the post from the Vice Presidency after the death ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, clever, political ...
Plot: white house, head of state, rise to the top, government official, sexism, society, workplace, americana, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, idealism, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Transformers: Prime (2010)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers: Prime is an American computer-animated television series based on the Transformers toy franchise by Hasbro. The series aired on Hub Network from November 29, 2010 to July 26, 2013. The Transformers: Prime TV movie, Predacons Rising, ...
Style: exciting, heroic, sincere, humorous, reboot
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: transforming robot, benign alien, androids and robots, good versus evil, transformation, space and aliens, alien, escapades, killer robot, government official, chaos and mayhem, japanese girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 8.4
 56K
Veep (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: A look into American politics, revolving around former Senator Selina Meyer who finds being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she expected and everything everyone ever warned her about.
Style: sitcom, humorous, political, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, vice president, political satire, american politics, ambitious woman, politician, usa politics, female protagonist, presidential election, political scandal, incompetence, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 7.1
 246K
Valkyrie (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Japan, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a ...
Style: factual, tense, bad ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, nazi, war, nazism, hitler, nazi germany, conspiracy, resistance, politics, wehrmacht, espionage, german ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1943, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, africa, poland, europe ...
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In the Nick of Time (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Greece
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Sto Para Pente, is a popular Greek comedy-drama television series, which was broadcast on Mega Channel for two seasons, from September 27, 2005 until June 18, 2007. The script was written by Giorgos Kapoutzidis, who had also written the successful ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, murder, crime and punishment, mystery, stranger, escapades, crimes, trapped, adventure, government official, scapegoat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 70s, year 1991 ...
Place: greece, athens greece
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 7.2
 116K
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 ...
Audience: date night
Plot: civil rights, racism, butler, u.s. president, black history, prejudice, president, injustice, white house, father son relationship, justice, civil rights movement ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 60s, 50s, year 1957 ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, cuba, south africa, tennessee ...
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 6.6
 172K
RED 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Russia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Retired C.I.A. agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.
Style: exciting, humorous, witty, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: spy, secret agents, cia agent, hitman, espionage, cia, secret service, mercenary, superhero, mad scientist, betrayal, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: russia, england, paris france, usa, washington d.c. ...
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Political Animals (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Political Animals is a six-part miniseries. Elaine Barrish's husband Bud was a popular President of the United States during the 1990s despite his extramarital affairs. After leaving the White House, Elaine Barrish was elected Governor of ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, political, suspense ...
Plot: politics, private vs public, family relations, president, reporter, divorce, state affairs, white house, media, parents and children, government official, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 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, betrayal, idealism, propaganda, secrets, greed, world politics, republican party ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 2000s, year 2007, year 2008 ...
Place: usa, alaska, new jersey, california, washington d.c. ...
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 6.5
 129K
J. Edgar (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life.
Style: factual, melancholic, compassionate, political, thought provoking ...
Plot: gay, fbi, corruption, surveillance, investigation, homosexual, crimes, ambition, notoriety, politics, gangsters, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 1920s, 60s, 1940s, 1930s, 50s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
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 7.2
 29K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, investigation, mind control, experiment, superhuman powers, psychic, supernatural, government agency, crimes, heroes, enemy, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Independence Day (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, futuristic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: alien invasion, invasion, space and aliens, end of the world, ufo, alien, evil alien, alien encounter, save the world, extraterrestrial, first contact, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, washington d.c., usa, sydney australia, utah ...
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 8.1
 199K
The Iron Giant (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.
Style: touching, exciting, emotional, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: friendship, small town, robot, prejudice, self sacrifice, benign alien, androids and robots, childhood, boy, cold war, space and aliens, paranoia ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, future, year 1957
Place: maine, usa, iceland
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 8.5
 27K
Borgen (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: Borgen is a drama series about the fight for political power – and about the personal sacrifices and consequences this has for those involved on and behind the political stage. The central figure is the 40-year old political leader Birgitte ...
Style: political, serious, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: politics, leader, journalism, marriage, journalist, politician, media coverage, prime minister, ambition, state affairs, power struggle, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, greenland, copenhagen, scandinavia
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 6.2
 397
Like the Wind (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The last few years in the life of Armida Miserere, female jail director who committed suicide
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, non-linear
Plot: prison, fighting crime, prison life, government facility, life is a bitch, society, fish out of water, price of justice, feminism, government official, life sentence, prison guard ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, palermo italy
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 7.3
 274
Into The Ring (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A poor young woman decides to try her hand at civil service when she hears that a district representative position has an annual salary of 50 million won. She teams up with the newly-demoted Seo Gong Myung to penalize corrupt politicians.
Style: captivating, humorous, disturbing, political
Plot: politics, government official, office, co worker co worker relationship, politician, political unrest, political satire, society, political intrigue, political conspiracy, employer employee relationship, workplace ...
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The Spy Gone North (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In 1993, former military officer Suk-young Park is recruited as a spy by South Korea's National Intelligence Service, and given the code name "Black Venus". He is then sent to infiltrate a group of high-ranking North Korean officials ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: spy, undercover agent, political campaign, dictatorship, political corruption, undercover, operation, top secret, interrogation, disguise, secret mission, military ...
Time: year 1993, 90s, 2000s, year 1998, 20th century
Place: south korea, north korea, beijing china, asia, china ...
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 6.8
 682
War Book (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a contemporary Commons briefing room, a government minister and several aids enact the ‘war book’ exercise: a protocol written in the 1950s which is periodically played out to test post-nuclear scenarios. Low-budget but high-concept, War Book ...
Style: serious, bleak, tense, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, politics, nuclear war, nuclear explosion, chaos, international crisis, state affairs, international relations, terrorism, end of the world, terrorist attack, government official ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, england, london, mumbai india, pakistan
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 6.8
 965
The Mine (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young and ambitious civil servant Jussi finds himself being in charge of the environmental permit of a huge nickel and uranium mine in Northern Finland. The Talvivaara mine, led by a charismatic globe trotting visioner Pekka Perä is introducing ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, touching
Plot: mining, investigation, nature, environmental issue, guilty conscience, morality, politics, technology, government, politician, business, interrogation ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: finland
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Berlin Station (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A contemporary spy series that follows Daniel Miller, an undercover agent at the CIA station in Berlin, Germany.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, secret service, cia, whistleblower, undercover, terrorism, partners against crime, government official, partners, crimes, gunfight, politician ...
Place: berlin germany
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Independents' Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Aliens invade, this time delivering a clear ultimatum. The fate of humanity hangs in the balance as the U.S. President and citizens decide if these aliens are to be trusted ...or feared.
Style: suspenseful, tense, intense, suspense
Plot: alien invasion, spacecraft, invasion, alien encounter, teamwork, evil alien, government official, save the world, battles, chaos, race against time, space and aliens ...
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 6.8
 5K
Marseille (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: The longtime mayor of Marseille is preparing to hand over the reins to his protégé when a sudden and ruthless battle erupts for control of the city.
Style: suspense, tense, political, erotic, contemplative
Plot: politics, mayor, rivalry, politician, port, family relations, political candidate, political campaign, political leader, twists and turns, power, corruption ...
Place: france, marseille
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 8.1
 3K
Yunus Emre (2015)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: During the Mongol invasions, Yunus Emre leaves his home to travel across the Ottoman Empire, defying hardships and temptations to become a dervish.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, captivating, disturbing, factual
Plot: sultan, invasion, turk, muslim, poet, new life, changing lives, political unrest, lifestyle change, government official, society, social relations ...
Time: 13th century
Place: ottoman empire
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Where Am I Going? (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Checco is 39 and lived his entire life with his parents. He loves his job where he does nothing the whole day, until something happens that will change his behavior and his life forever...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: civil servant, mama's boy, public service, workplace, working conditions, couple relations, job, cultural difference, workplace situations, society, adventure, adaptation ...
Time: 2010s
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 7.3
 46K
The 4400 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: 4400 centers on the return of 4400 people who, previously presumed dead or reported missing, reappear on Earth. Though they have not aged physically, some of them seem to have deeper alterations ranging from superhuman strength to an unexplained ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: quarantine, missing person, time travel, supernatural, special agents, murderer, investigation, foreknowledge, cure, psychic, ufo, distopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., seattle
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 8.1
 18K
Boss (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: Boss is an American political drama television serial created by Farhad Safinia. The series stars Kelsey Grammer as Tom Kane, the mayor of Chicago, who has recently been diagnosed with dementia with Lewy bodies, a degenerative neurological disorder.
Style: political, serious, rough, captivating, clever ...
Plot: politics, mayor, political intrigue, boss, ambition, career, mental illness, life is a bitch, dishonesty, power struggle, ambitious, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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