NETFLIX Genre: Political Comedies



Netflix box art for Blue State Blue State
2007 / 92

Deciding to leave the U.S. after the 2004 election, a young idealist goes on a road trip with a young woman that challenges both their core beliefs. A young man's passionate political beliefs send him on an odyssey involving love, danger and a shift in perspective.

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Netflix box art for Canadian Bacon Canadian Bacon
1995 / 95

The president of the United States tries to bolster his sagging approval rating by waging a propaganda campaign against an unlikely foe: Canada. Being polite never won a war. Until this time, when Canada turns the other cheek to a U.S. invasion force of one.

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Netflix box art for Cedric the Entertainer: Live from the... Cedric the Entertainer: Live from the...
2016 / 60
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Donning his signature suit and fedora, the dapper comic offers a unique spin on getting old, the presidential election and "Honky Tonk Badonkadonk." Strippers. Aging. Gigantic children. Rihanna songs terrify him, but this Original King of Comedy hasn’t missed a step.

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Netflix box art for The Court Jester Court Jester, The
1955 / 101

When a wicked pretender deposes the infant king of England, the man who tends the baby monarch tries to set things right by posing as a court jester. A crafty man is prepared to do anything to ensure a pint-sized king inherits the throne. Even if he looks like a fool.

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Netflix box art for Dana Carvey: Straight White Male, 60 Dana Carvey: Straight White Male, 60
2016 / 64
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Emmy-winning comedian Dana Carvey blends pitch-perfect takes on big personalities with so-true-it-hurts stories from his life as a dad of millennials. Surly teenagers. Chinese factory workers. Hitler. You can always trust this "SNL" star to make a good impression.

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Netflix box art for The Dictator Dictator, The
2012 / 3.6 stars / 83
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This comedy chronicles the glorious efforts of General Aladeen, dictator of the Republic of Wadiya, to oppress his people and fight democracy. Exiled to America. What’s a power-abusing world leader to do? Offend EVERYBODY and maybe get his country back.

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Netflix box art for Dr. Strangelove Dr. Strangelove
1964 / 94
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When a fanatical U.S. general launches an air strike against the Soviets, they raise the stakes by threatening to unleash a "doomsday device." The President's a pacifist, the General's deranged and the War Room's filled with idiots. Great day for nuclear war.

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Netflix box art for Election Election
1999 / 102

Tracy Flick appears to have the election for student council president sewn up until a teacher rounds up a worthy opponent: a popular football player. A controlling teen rules her school. One wily teacher has had enough. Get ready to play hardball.

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Netflix box art for First Monday in October First Monday in October
1981 / 3.3 / 98
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Staunch conservative Ruth Loomis -- the first woman appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court -- butts head with liberal Justice Dan Snow.

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Netflix box art for Head of State Head of State
2003 / 95
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A Washington, D.C. alderman is about to lose his job until a presidential front-runner's sudden death breathes new life into his political career. An inner-city politician is facing unemployment ... but an unexpected twist of fate puts him in the race of a lifetime.

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Netflix box art for The Hunting Party Hunting Party, The
2007 / 3.4 / 103
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A struggling journalist sets out with a fellow reporter and a cameraman to hunt down Bosnia's most notorious war criminal, known as "The Fox." Can a has-been reporter take down a wanted war criminal the authorities are too scared to chase? One way to find out.

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Netflix box art for Jackboots on Whitehall Jackboots on Whitehall
2010 / 2.8 / 91
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Set in an alternate reality where the Nazis gain control of London, this satire follows a farmworker who tries to vanquish the German invaders.

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Netflix box art for The Makeover Makeover, The
2013 / 96
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After a random encounter with a blue-collar beer deliveryman, an ambitious politician decides she can transform him into a congressional candidate. She got shot down when she ran for office. But if she can't win an election, she'll create a candidate who will.

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Netflix box art for Richard Herring: What Is Love Anyway? Richard Herring: What Is Love Anyway?
2012 / 3.9 / 5824
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Frustrated comedian Richard Herring dares to demystify love in this heartwarmingly honest examination of his romantic misadventures.

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Netflix box art for Richard Pryor: Here and Now Richard Pryor: Here and Now
1983 / 94

Three years after a drug-related accident that nearly killed him, a clean and sober Richard Pryor weighs in on heroin, Ronald Reagan and more. He's brilliant, iconic and loves the F-word. Now he's clean and sober. What's funny about that? EVERYTHING.

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Netflix box art for Rory Scovel Tries Stand-Up for the... Rory Scovel Tries Stand-Up for the...
2017 / 66
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Comedian Rory Scovel storms the stage in Atlanta, where he shares unfocused thoughts about things that mystify him, relationships and the "Thong Song." From the comically absurd to the seriously absurd, this guy covers it all: sex, politics, concrete, save the date cards.

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Netflix box art for The Russians Are Coming ... Russians Are Coming ..., The
1966 / 125

A Russian submarine runs aground near a small New England town, and it's up to Lt. Rozanov to avoid an international confrontation. A Russian sub is invading New England! At least that’s what some nutty islanders think. Full speed ahead for wackiness.

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Netflix box art for Team America: World Police Team America: World Police
2004 / 97

In this musical satire, an all-marionette police force takes on the challenging role of keeping the peace on a troubled planet. Potty-mouth puppets with high-tech gizmos kick terrorist butt, mercilessly mocking every Hollywood clichè in the book.

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