25 best election movies ever

The ballots have been cast, the votes counted and the results are in – these are the best election movies ever!
Citizen Kane

You'd think basing a movie on an election would be dull as ditchwater, but the next 25 movies prove that's far from the truth. Much like politics, in fact.

Napoleon Dynamite (2004)

Napoleon Dynamite (2004)

If you don’t already own a Vote For Pedro t-shirt, chances are you haven’t seen Napoleon Dynamite. That also means you don’t know how a liger is bred, how to not chat up a girl or how to throw a steak to knock a man off a bike – all reasons you should rent, buy, download or stream this quirky indie comedy with a school presidential election at its heart.