MRQE Ranks: Cinema's Best to Worst Presidental Movies

Cinema's Best to Worst Presidential Movies

With our 16th President hunting vampires this weekend in Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, we take a look back at cinema's honest and not-so-honest portrayals of former and fictional U.S. Presidents.
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  MRQE Metric
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) - MRQE Metric: 92 Rate it! 92
All the President's Men (1976) - MRQE Metric: 90 Rate it! 90
JFK (1991) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
Frost/Nixon (2008) - MRQE Metric: 81 Rate it! 81
Being There (1979) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
Thirteen Days (2000) - MRQE Metric: 77 Rate it! 77
Escape from New York (1981) - MRQE Metric: 76 Rate it! 76
Nixon (1995) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
The American President (1995) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
Wag the Dog (1997) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
The Ides of March (2011) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Primary Colors (1998) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Air Force One (1997) - MRQE Metric: 71 Rate it! 71
The Contender (2000) - MRQE Metric: 70 Rate it! 70
In the Line of Fire (1993) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
The Hunting of the President (2004) - MRQE Metric: 68 Rate it! 68
Deterrence (1999) - MRQE Metric: 68 Rate it! 68
Dave (1993) - MRQE Metric: 66 Rate it! 66
Independence Day (1996) - MRQE Metric: 64 Rate it! 64
Idiocracy (2006) - MRQE Metric: 64 Rate it! 64
Dick (1999) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Absolute Power (1997) - MRQE Metric: 60 Rate it! 60
Mars Attacks! (1996) - MRQE Metric: 60 Rate it! 60
W. (2008/I) - MRQE Metric: 58 Rate it! 58
Death of a President (2006) - MRQE Metric: 56 Rate it! 56
My Fellow Americans (1996) - MRQE Metric: 55 Rate it! 55
American Dreamz (2006) - MRQE Metric: 55 Rate it! 55
Swing Vote (2008) - MRQE Metric: 54 Rate it! 54
Deep Impact (1998) - MRQE Metric: 54 Rate it! 54
Head of State (2003) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
Vantage Point (2008) - MRQE Metric: 52 Rate it! 52
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012) - MRQE Metric: 52 Rate it! 52
Welcome to Mooseport (2004) - MRQE Metric: 44 Rate it! 44
Man of the Year (2006) - MRQE Metric: 44 Rate it! 44
Seven Days in May (1964) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Canadian Bacon (1995) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Americathon (1979) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Bob Roberts (1992) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
1776 (1972) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!