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Top 10 Movie Presidents

Jul 03, 2013

Lots of different actors have sat behind the desk of the oval office over the years playing the leader of the free world, check out the Top 10 Movie Presidents!

No.10: Jamie Foxx (White House Down)

Jamie Foxx is a President forced to let an ex-soldier protect him as they grab some guns and try to fend off the bad guys in this shoot-em-up, feel-good film.

Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx in White House DownChanning Tatum and Jamie Foxx in White House DownCourtesy of Columbia Pictures

No.9:  Jack Nicholson (Mars Attacks!)

Although he's not the first name that comes to mind for President, Jack Nicholson took on the role for Mars Attacks!

Jack Nicholson in the sci-fi comedy Mars Attacks!Jack Nicholson in the sci-fi comedy Mars Attacks!Courtesy of Warner Bros.

No.8: Bruce Greenwood (National Treasure)

Bruce Greenwood is probably a familiar face by now, and he looks right at home as the President in National Treasure

Bruce Greenwood in National TreasureBruce Greenwood in National TreasureCourtesy of Buena Vista

No.7: Jonathon Pryce (G.I. Joe)

Veteran British actor Jonathon Pryce puts on his best American accent to play not only the President, but also Cobra Commander disguised as the President in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, and G.I. Joe Retaliation

Jonathan Pryce plays the President and Cobra CommanderJonathan Pryce plays the President and Cobra CommanderCourtesy of Paramount Pictures

No.6: Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln)

Daniel Day-Lewis is no stranger to awards, and his performance in Lincoln made everyone sit up and pay attention to history (for once)

Award-winner Daniel Day-Lewis as LincolnAward-winner Daniel Day-Lewis as LincolnCourtesy of Disney

No.5: Kevin Kline (Dave)

What if the President died and a much kinder, smarter guy who just happened to be his lookalike stepped in? Kevin Kline makes us fall in love with his everyman turned First man.

Kevin Kline as a mild-mannered man who becomes prezKevin Kline as a mild-mannered man who becomes prezCourtesy of Warner Bros.

No.4: Michael Douglas (The American President)

The American President is a sweet movie about a widowed president falling in love again, there's no way your heart won't melt!

The American President stars Michael DouglasThe American President stars Michael DouglasCourtesy of Columbia Pictures

No.3: Bill Pullman (Independence Day)

Independence Day is a classic flick to put on when you're feeling patriotic, and Bill Pullman is the guy in charge of the nation (although not who saves the day)

Bill Pullman in Independence DayBill Pullman in Independence DayCourtesy of 20th Century Fox

No.2: Harrison Ford (Air Force One)

"Red, White & Blue, I'm counting on you!" Air Force One may be cheezy, but Harrison Ford is the kind of quietly confident hero you want in charge.

Harrison Ford in Air Force OneHarrison Ford in Air Force OneCourtesy of Buena Vista

No.1: Morgan Freeman (Deep Impact)

When faced with earth's immediate demise, who could be more trustworthy than Morgan Freeman as president?

Morgan Freeman in Deep ImpactMorgan Freeman in Deep ImpactCourtesy of Paramount Pictures

Have Your Say

Who does you think did the best job as U.S. President in the movies? Let us know in the comments section below!

 

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flowertam

flowertam wrote:

!!!!!!
commented: Tue Jul 16, 2013

Aarjan

Aarjan wrote:

It's good analysing, though not very good. and Lewis should be put higher. morgan freem...
commented: Thu Jul 11, 2013

Everneath

Everneath wrote:

You forgot the President from 2012.
commented: Mon Jul 08, 2013

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