Movies that get political

POSTED: 12:44 PM Oct 24 2011   UPDATED: 2:37 PM Oct 02 2012

Hollywood has churned out a fine number of entertaining movies about politics over the years. On the eve of election day, let's take a look at some of them.

Mr Smith Goes to Washington
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Political movies have been a staple in Hollywood for decades. Here's a look at some of them, starting with Jimmy Stewart in "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" from 1939.