With this being election week, those of us in the newsroom are in a political mood. So, here are our picks for the best movies with a politically-themed plot:

Staff reporter Heather Willard

1. Man of the Year

2. The Iron Lady

3. My Fellow Americans

4. Primary Colors

5. Election

Editor Tyler Buchanan

1. All the President’s Men

2. Charlie Wilson’s War

3. Game Change

4. Frost/Nixon

5. Dave

Staff journalist Sydney Dawes

1. Milk

2. Head of State

3. All the President’s Men

4. Charlie Wilson’s War

5. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

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