Talk the Vote: What to Binge-Watch on Election Night

In this video, Governing staff pick their favorite political movies and TV shows.
October 31, 2014 AT 9:00 AM

Governing offers its recommendations for good political movies and television shows, perhaps good for election night viewing while waiting for returns. Their picks span 75 years, providing everything from historical context to comic relief for today's politics.

The Candidate (1972)

Dr. Strangelove (1964)​​

House of Cards (2013- )

John Adams (2008)

Scandal (2012- )

State of the Union (1948)

Thirteen Days (2000)

Veep (2012- )

The West Wing (1999-2006)