Prime minister movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant prime minister movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, clever, melancholic, interesting and talky films and TV shows about / with prime minister, politics, state affairs, head of state, culture clash, british, dialogue, politician, storytelling and mentor plots mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as prime minister: Darkest Hour (2017), The Iron Lady (2011), The Crown (2016), Godzilla Resurgence (2016), Victoria (2016), The Queen (2006), Love Actually (2003), Into the Storm (2009), Kurt Turns Evil (2008), Yes, Prime Minister (1986).

List of prime minister movies

Darkest Hour (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with ...
Style: based on true events, suspense, serious, realistic, harsh
Plot: british history, prime minister, world war two, leader, politics, leadership, period piece, danger, wartime, secretary, husband wife relationship, decision ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940
Place: england, france, europe
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The Iron Lady (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A look at the life of Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, with a focus on the price she paid for power.
Style: touching, thought provoking, factual, sincere, serious ...
Plot: politics, leadership, female politician, prime minister, political leader, golden years, alzheimer's disease, feminism, husband wife relationship, stubbornness, multiple time frames, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: england, argentina, london, europe
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The Crown (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The gripping, decades-spanning inside story of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Prime Ministers who shaped Britain's post-war destiny. The Crown tells the inside story of two of the most famous addresses in the world – Buckingham ...
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, based on true events, realistic, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: royal family, queen, british history, british royal family, palace intrigue, power, woman, monarch, winston churchill, prime minister, monarchy, politics ...
Time: 1950s
Place: buckingham palace, england
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Godzilla Resurgence (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: From the mind behind Evangelion comes a hit larger than life. When a massive, gilled monster emerges from the deep and tears through the city, the government scrambles to save its citizens. A rag-tag team of volunteers cuts through a web of red ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, dark, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant monster, destruction, godzilla, radioactive, military, scientist, evolution, japanese schoolgirl, mutation, evacuation, tunnel, missile ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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Victoria (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Queen Victoria, who came to the throne at a time of great economic turbulence and resurgent republicanism – and died 64 years later the head of the largest empire the world had ever seen, having revitalised the throne’s public image ...
Style: factual, realistic, based on true events, serious, light ...
Plot: royal family, british history, queen victoria, palace intrigue, monarchy, husband wife relationship, prime minister, power, politics, queen of england, european history, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1830s
Place: britain, buckingham palace
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The Queen (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Queen is an intimate behind the scenes glimpse at the interaction between HM Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Tony Blair during their struggle, following the death of Diana, to reach a compromise between what was a private tragedy for the Royal ...
Style: thought provoking, factual, emotional, compassionate, talky ...
Plot: royal family, queen, head of state, historical character, politics, paparazzi, queen of england, pride and honor, death in the family, british royal family, rules and policies, society ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: england, buckingham palace, europe, scottish highlands, paris france ...
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Love Actually (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Follows seemingly unrelated people as their lives begin to intertwine while they fall in – and out – of love. Affections languish and develop as Christmas draws near.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, unlikely couple, love at first sight, infidelity, multiple storylines, romance, wooing, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, marseille, england, france ...
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Into the Storm (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This powerful follow-up to “The Gathering Storm” follows Churchill from 1940 to 1945 as he guided his beleaguered nation through the crucible of the war years--even as his marriage was encountering its own struggles.
Style: sincere, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: prime minister, negotiation, head of state, war, leadership, state affairs, politics, heroes, couples, defeat, diplomacy, conference ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1940, year 1945
Place: england, europe
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Kurt Turns Evil (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 74 min.
Story: One day Kurt discovers that society basically does not respect forklift operators very much. His wife is an ambitious architect. His neighbor is a medical doctor. Not even Kurt's own kids seem to be very happy about their father's ...
Plot: architect, prime minister, doctor, millionaire, truck driver, jealousy, jail, court, hospital, mad, forklift, fake doctor ...
Place: kindergarten
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Yes, Prime Minister (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: James Hacker MP the Government's bumbling minister for Administrative Affairs is propelled along the corridors of power to the very pinnacle of politics - No. 10. Could this have possibly have been managed by his trusted Permanent Private ...
Style: not serious, clever, talky, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, politics, political intrigue, prime minister, head of state, government, workplace situations, dishonesty, state affairs, boss and employee, power relations, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with a woman from his past, and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: pirate, ship, chase, captain, ancient mystery, mermaid, swashbuckler, adventure, immortality, battle, treasure hunt, treasure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, spain, england, london
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The District (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In an effort to end family feuding, a young gypsy travels back in time to kill mammoths to ensure Hungary becomes rich by killing mammoths in order to create a massive oil reservoir. Things don't go entirely according to plan...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: urban, time travel, balcony, prime minister, park, bathtub, dog, gunshot, terrorism, bodyguard, pope, political satire ...
Time: stone age, middle ages
Place: hungary, manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
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Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The most prominent heads of state in the world begin gathering for a conference that could have a major impact on global politics. When MI-7 receives word that the Chinese premier has become the target of some high-powered killers, it falls on ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: assassination attempt, espionage, secret agent, kitchen, cooking, buddhist monk, klutz, james bond spoof, incompetence, mind control, prime minister, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, asia, europe, hong kong, switzerland ...
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The Final Cut (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 206 min.
Story: Approaching his 65th birthday, Prime Minister Frances Urquhart begins to see the end of his career. Not that he has the intention of resigning anytime soon. He does however hope to establish a legacy, one for the history books and one to provide his ...
Style: serious, biting, realistic, cynical, clever ...
Plot: prime minister, politics, head of state, cons and scams, political thriller, dishonesty, state affairs, golden years, haunted by the past, political corruption, ambition, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
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Ali G Indahouse (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ali G unwittingly becomes a pawn in the evil Chancellor's plot to overthrow the Prime Minister of Great Britain. However, instead of bringing the Prime Minister down, Ali is embraced by the nation as the voice of youth and 'realness', ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, parliament, prime minister, rapper, marijuana, hip hop, culture clash, farce, election, campaign, drugs/alcohol, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, south central los angeles
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Margaret (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A detailed and compelling portrait of one of the most formidable characters in British politics as she faces her final days in power. The year is 1990 and Margaret Thatcher's support within the government is wavering - her hold on the ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: politics, prime minister, leadership, state affairs, female politician, head of state, downfall, life is a bitch, king of england
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: england, britain
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The Conquest (2011)
Genre: Biography
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A look at French president Nicolas Sarkozy's rise to power.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: politics, prime minister, parliament, political party, ambition, head of state, leadership, rise to the top, political intrigue, state affairs, blind ambition, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2007, year 2004
Place: europe, france
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Pride: The Fateful Moment (1998)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Based on the International Military Tribunal for the Far East of 1946–48, depicts Japanese prime minister Hideki Tojo (played by Masahiko Tsugawa) as a family man who fought to defend Japan and Asia from western colonialism but was ultimately ...
Plot: trial, prime minister, world war two, military, pride, court, courtroom
Place: pearl harbor, japan
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Winston Churchill: The Wilderness Years (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Winston Churchill: The Wilderness Years is an 8-part 1981 drama serial based on the life of Winston Churchill, and particularly his years in enforced exile from political position during the 1920s and 30s. It was written and directed by Ferdinand ...
Plot: exile, british history, political leader, prime minister, british soldier, world war two, member of parliament
Time: 1920s, 1930s
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Power Monkeys (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 35 min.
Story: Following the success of their 2015 election comedy Ballot Monkeys, Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin (Ballot Monkeys, Outnumbered, Drop the Dead Donkey) return to Channel 4 with a six-part satire lampooning the fictional communications and social media ...
Plot: social media, family problems, prime minister, politics, personal assistant, political campaign, presidential election, political satire, british humour
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Churchill (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A ticking-clock thriller following Winston Churchill in the 24 hours before D-Day.
Plot: d day, prime minister, world war two, invasion, politician, woman slaps man, wife, husband, woman, united kingdom, king, prayer ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
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Churchill's Secret (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: British Prime Minister Winston Churchill suffers from a stroke in the summer of 1953 that's kept a secret from the rest of the world.
Plot: historical figure, political leader, father daughter relationship, cigar smoking, husband wife relationship, secret, nurse, cold war, speech, loss of child, brother sister relationship, rehabilitation ...
Time: 1950s
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Salting the Battlefield (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: David Hare concludes his trilogy of films about MI5 renegade Johnny Worricker with another fugue on power, secrets and the British establishment. Johnny Worricker goes on the run with Margot Tyrell across Europe, and with the net closing in, the ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, realistic
Plot: secret agents, espionage, on the run, undercover, head of state, dishonesty, state affairs, prime minister, spy, daughter, money laundering, newspaper editor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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Gandhi (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, India, USA
Duration: 191 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: leadership, protest, muslim, human spirit, freedom, idealism, politics, independence, hindu, british empire, assassination, lawyer ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: india, england, asia, new delhi, south africa ...
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Il Divo (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The narration spans the period since the seventh election of Andreotti as Prime Minister of Italy in 1992, until the trial in which he was accused of collusion with the Mafia.
Style: disturbing, serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mafia, political corruption, politics, murder, photographer, blackmail, head of state, crime, diva, crimes, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, year 1993, 1990s, year 1992, year 1991 ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, sicily, soviet union ...
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The Emperor and the Assassin (1998)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China, Japan, France
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In pre-unified China, the King of Qin sends his concubine to a rival kingdom to produce an assassin for a political plot, but as the king's cruelty mounts she finds her loyalty faltering.
Style: epic, captivating, serious, realistic, breathtaking ...
Plot: assassination, kingdom, assassin, emperor, betrayal, blind ambition, rise to the top, love triangle, ambition, deadly, love and romance, politics ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, spain
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Rabin, the Last Day (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Itzhak Rabin's murder ended all efforts of peace, and with him the whole left wing of Israel died. The movie shows the last of his days as prime minister, and what led to his murder.
Plot: politics, assassination, soldier, pistol, arrest, assassin, rally, political rally, prime minister, attorney, shot to death, patriotism ...
Time: 1990s
Place: israel
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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, sincere, serious, thought provoking, tricky ...
Plot: politics, head of state, leadership, george w. bush, usa president, state affairs, couple relations, political intrigue, couples, friends, president, democrat ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, usa, london, new jersey ...
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Johnny English Strikes Again (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Disaster strikes when a criminal mastermind reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain. The secret service can now rely on only one man—Johnny English. Currently teaching at a minor prep school, Johnny springs back into ...
Style: exciting, humorous, funny
Plot: spy, parody, undercover agent, espionage, former spy, secret service, female spy, child spy, russian, teacher, chase, prime minister ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, scotland, france, south of france
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7 Days in Entebbe (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1976, four hijackers take over an Air France airplane with 248 passengers on board and force it to land in Entebbe, Uganda.
Style: suspense, rough, based on true events, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue mission, palestinian, death threat, hostage situation, airplane hijack, terrorism, politics, danger, violence, culture clash, dialogue, handgun ...
Time: year 1976
Place: uganda, israel, frankfurt germany, athens greece
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