Election day movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant election day movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, entertaining, political, clever and satirical films and TV shows about / with election day, election, politics, runaway, satire, dialogue, society, storytelling, mentor and catastrophe plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as election day: Bad Moms (2016), Shampoo (1975), Sud (1993), The Makeover (2013), Irresistible (2020), The Seduction of Mimi (1972), Our Brand Is Crisis (2015), The Magic Tuche (2018), Recount (2008), Terminal City Ricochet (1990).

List of election day movies

Bad Moms (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.
Style: funny, feel good, entertaining, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: women, motherhood, female friendship, party, infidelity, mother daughter relationship, caught masturbating, female nudity, friendship, single father, single mother, drunken woman ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The shadow of the Bellows family has loomed large in the small town of Mill Valley for generations. It's in a mansion that young Sarah Bellows turns her tortured life and horrible secrets into a series of scary stories. These terrifying tales ...
Style: scary, enigmatic, disturbing, spooky, slasher ...
Audience: teens, kids, adult
Plot: teenager, halloween, urban legend, monster, small town, murder, supernatural, ghost, scarecrow, haunted house, fear, hospital ...
Time: year 1968, 20th century, 60s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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Shampoo (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: George Roundy is a Beverly Hills hairstylist whose uncontrolled libido stands between him and his ambitions. He wants the security of a relationship. He wants to be a hairdressing "star" and open his own salon. But the fact that he beds ...
Style: sex comedy, sexy, stylized, biting, sexual ...
Audience: chick flick, adult
Plot: adultery, hairdresser, womanizer, infidelity, sex, mistress, motorcycle, nude, love triangle, satire, suspense, politics ...
Time: 60s, 70s, year 1968, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, beverly hills, usa, egypt
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You're Not Elected, Charlie Brown (1972)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: With the school election looming, Linus is talked into running for school president. With Lucy and Charlie Brown as his campaign manager and Snoopy and Woodstock assisting, he stands a decent chance of victory. Soon however, he makes unrealistic ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: campaign, election, superhero, holiday, school, election day, disorder, animal life, friends, friendship, pets, youth ...
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Sud (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A bunch of hopeless unemployed occupy a polling place during general election in Italy to protest and report the mafia affairs of Mr. Cannavacciuolo. He is candidate and is setting up a fraud to be elected anyway. Lucia, his daughter, is taken as ...
Plot: hostage situation, election day, bandit, voting, election, carabinieri, kidnapping, mafia, gun
Time: 90s
Place: southern italy, italy
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The Makeover (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This is an update of George Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion" that changes the genders of the main characters. Hannah Higgins attempts to turn blue-collar Boston beer vendor Elliot Doolittle into a viable candidate and inadvertently learns ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, romantic
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: politics, disorder, hopes, fish out of water, social differences, campaign, couples, misfit, partners, love and romance, unlikely couple, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts
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Irresistible (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Democratic political consultant helps a retired Marine colonel run for mayor in a small, conservative Wisconsin town.
Style: twist ending, political, funny, parody, satirical ...
Plot: election campaign, american politics, political campaign, political satire, mayor, small town, usa politics, politics, debate, political candidate, campaigning, democrat ...
Time: year 2016
Place: wisconsin, usa, washington d.c., new york
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The Seduction of Mimi (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Mimi is a Sicilian dockworker who loses his job when he votes against the Mafia candidate in what he thinks is a secret ballot. He leaves his wife behind and goes to Turin, where he meets and moves in with Fiore, a street vendor and Communist ...
Style: political, sexy, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, female nudity, affair, anarchist, age-gap relationship, communist party, women, isolation, woman, mafia, working class, satire ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, sicily, europe, turin italy, southern italy
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Our Brand Is Crisis (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A feature film based on the documentary "Our Brand Is Crisis", which focuses on the use of American political campaign strategies in South America.
Style: political, clever, tricky, satirical, inspirational ...
Audience: kids
Plot: conspiracy, manipulation, election, idealism, propaganda, business, world politics, political campaign, presidential campaign, rivals, presidential candidate, politician ...
Time: year 2002
Place: south america, new jersey, new orleans, california, latin america ...
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The Magic Tuche (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a groundbreaking presidential election, Jeff Tuche becomes the new President of France and moves in the Elysee with his family to govern the country.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, feel good
Plot: presidential campaign, french president, politics, family relations, government, election, husband wife relationship, president, society, rivalry, presidential election, election day ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
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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, intense, talky ...
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, president, presidential election, political corruption, election, democrat, justice, republican, campaign, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: year 2000, 21st century
Place: usa, florida, texas, california, new jersey ...
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Terminal City Ricochet (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Welcome to Terminal City, a decaying world where the citizens wallow amidst a mind-boggling profusion of discarded consumer goods; a ruthless world where television is exploited to its fullest to sell yet more needless junk to eager consumers; a ...
Style: political, cult film, underground film
Plot: distopia, post apocalypse, punk, experiment gone awry, runaway, memory loss, rock and roll, police officer, prison escape, criminal, police station, ice hockey ...
Time: future
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Reg (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In June 2003, Reg Keys and his wife Sally return to their home in the Welsh countryside. As they switch on the TV to hear six military policemen have been murdered in Iraq, two men arrive bearing the terrible news that their son, Tom, was among them.
Style: political, suspenseful, rough, touching, exciting
Plot: husband wife relationship, military police, father son relationship, prime minister, election, marital problem, family relations, political campaign, suspense, mother son relationship, intrigue, depression ...
Time: year 2005, 2000s, year 2003
Place: england, london
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Secret Ballot (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran, Italy, Canada, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A female election agent and a gun-toting soldier try to collect votes among the local islanders with mixed success.
Style: surreal, humorous, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: desert, satire, politics, visceral, citizenship, campaign, state affairs, heroes, soldier, odd couple, political unrest, island ...
Place: iran, middle east
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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, serious, realistic ...
Audience: adult
Plot: politics, american politics, campaign, presidential election, election, world politics, betrayal, idealism, propaganda, greed, secrets, republican party ...
Time: 70s, year 2007, 2000s, year 2008, 21st century
Place: usa, alaska, california, new jersey, washington d.c. ...
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Swing Vote (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In a remarkable turn of events, the result of the presidential election comes down to one man's vote.
Style: humorous, political, satirical, touching, light ...
Plot: politics, election, presidential election, small town, single father, idealism, political campaign, parents and children, state affairs, american football, media, campaign ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa, california, albuquerque new mexico, mexico
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Trophy Wife (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A housewife takes over her husband's umbrella business after his illness.
Style: humorous, funny, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace, farce, power relations, obnoxious boss, adultery, twists and turns, character study, mayor, workplace situations, social differences, society, boss and employee ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977, year 1952, year 1978 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Kansas City (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Robert Altman's story is a riff on race, class, and power cross-cuts between the two kidnappings and the background of corrupt politics and virtuoso jazz music. It all takes place in Kansas City in 1934.
Style: atmospheric, talky, visually appealing, feel good, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: jazz, kidnapping, women, music, loneliness, gangsters, politics, jazz musician, musician, political corruption, violence, corruption ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1934
Place: kansas city, usa, missouri, kansas
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Hiding Out (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A very successful stock broker is called to court to testify against a mob boss who was into some inside trading. Andrew Morenski must become Max Hauser and go back to high school for protection from the mob.
Style: humorous, sexy, unusual plot structure, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: high school, teenager, school, murder, gangsters, mafia, geek, hitman, nerd, small town, violence, weapons ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, delaware, san francisco
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The Flower of Evil (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three generations of a wealthy Bordeaux family are caught in the crossfire when Anne decides to run for mayor, thanks to a political pamphlet that revives an old murder scandal.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, clever, realistic ...
Plot: incest, haunted by the past, womanizer, bourgeoisie, forbidden love, society, politics, family problems, murder, parents and children, love and romance, campaign ...
Place: vichy, france
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The Candidate (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment.
Style: political, thought provoking, witty, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: politics, election, american politics, father son relationship, satire, idealism, political campaign, political rally, u.s. senator, campaign, honest, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, latin america, usa, san diego california, san francisco
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April (1998)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Nanni Moretti takes a comic look at the ebbs and flows of his life as he becomes a father for the first time. He struggles with distractions while trying to make a documentary of the Italian national elections.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: politics, television, autobiography, fatherhood, election, election campaign, family life, parents and children, working class, couples, family relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, year 1997, year 1996 ...
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, venice, london
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