With another Independence Day on the horizon, we're proud to present some of our favorite recent representations of politics in film. Not in the Michael Bay jet-fueled armageddon kind of way; in the altruistic, Woody Guthrie kind of way.
  1. Selma (2014)
  2. Lincoln (2012)
  3. Frost/Nixon (2008)
  4. Good Night, and Good Luck (2005)
  5. Milk (2008)
  6. Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
  7. In the Loop (2009)
  8. Add yours!
  9. My Fellow Americans
    It's not serious at all. Actually completely goofy but I love it. And it does make it in the decade. Barely.
    Suggested by @KateandDogs
  10. Breach
    Suggested by @MatthewAlmont
  11. Idea Of March (2011)
    Suggested by @nathanielrepay