BEST MOVIES ON POLITICS
Politics is a resource of the handiest for the big screen. A genre like any other with a particularity: the protagonists are usually more expensive than an icosahedron and is usually quality films, based on real events and almost always with an elaborate plot in which power almost never too good. If there is a universal theme that knows neither borders nor language, is this. We all suffer, but not in silence, insurance survive this breed, along with cockroaches, to a nuclear war. As Jardiel Poncela (1901-1952) said: “Whoever does not dare to be smart, it becomes political.” And movie2k.io has carried out a collection of free movies to watch online on the topic of politics.
Donald Rumsfeld, unknown certainties (The Unknown Known: The Life and Times of Donald Rumsfeld, 2013). Directed by Errol Morris .
If Errol Morris held a work essential viewing with ‘ rumors of war ‘(The Fog of War) is not negligible’ Donald Rumsfeld, unknown certainties ‘, a work probably underestimated because it fails to outline a monstrous vision of ex- United States Secretary of Defense.
Rumsfeld was accused of war crimes because of the crimes committed in Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo , and during the Iraq war .
The Ides of March (The Ides of March, 2011). Directed by George Clooney .
Clooney directs and stars in this film adaptation of the play ” Farragut North “by Beau Willimon, making an absorbent and very interesting political thriller about a young man who began working as a press officer for a candidate of the Democratic Party in the United States .
In the Loop (2009). Directed by Armando Iannucci.
Satire is a very attractive asset when the topic is politics. In this list there are several examples.In this case, humor is a clear English accent.
Wag the Dog (Wag the Dog, 1997). Directed by Barry Levinson .
Barry Levinson is a mediocre filmmaker. But when you use a good script of someone like David Mamet and get it interpreted Dustin Hoffman and Robert De Niro, you need to be a genius of the collapse to form not an interesting movie.
All the President’s Men (All the President’s Men, 1976). Directed by Alan J. Pakula .
Two journalists started an investigation that lead to the well-known case “Watergate,” which led to the resignation of Richard Nixon.
It consigió four Oscars. Interestingly, none of them went to the protagonists star Robert Redfordand Dustin Hoffman . Yes got Jason Robards best supporting actor.
Z. (1969). Directed by Constantin Costa-Gavras .
Both ‘ Z ‘, as’ Missing ‘and’ confession ‘(L’Aveu), all directed by Costa-Gavras , are films that can not miss on a list like this.
Memories of Underdevelopment (1968). Directed by Thomas G. Alea .
Renowned Cuban film about the revolution in this country, based on the novel by Edmundo Desnoes . Through an interior monologue contradictions of bourgeois shown, and its reflection in society.
Or: How? Strangelove (Dr. Strangelove, 1964). Directed by Stanley Kubrick .
Political satire set during the Cold War. Kubrick , in their efforts to engage in all film genres, triumphs with this comedy that ridicules those who pull the strings of the world.
The political (All the King’s Men, 1949). Directed by Robert Rossen .
Three Oscars for the film that tells the corruption of an honest man when he decided to enter politics.
Mr. Smith (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, 1939). Directed by Frank Capra .
Authentic classic film where James Stewart plays a young idealist who was appointed senator, and held a strong defense of democracy and a fight against corruption.