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The Last Word With Matt Cooper

The Best Political Satire Movies

Political satire movies are often difficult to do, as they run the risk of being too heavy-handed. H...
Sarah Stacey
Sarah Stacey

7:16 PM - 25 Jul 2019



The Last Word With Matt Cooper

The Best Political Satire Movies

Sarah Stacey
Sarah Stacey

7:16 PM - 25 Jul 2019

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Political satire movies are often difficult to do, as they run the risk of being too heavy-handed.

However, when they work, they can be brilliant.

In honour of Boris Johnson's ascension to 10 Downing Street, Brian Lloyd joined us for our weekly movies slot to pick some of his favourite political satires.

Dr. Strangelove (1964)

Being There (1979)

Death of Stalin (2017)

In The Loop (2009)

The Campaign (2012)

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Being There Death Of Stalin Dr Strangelove Film In The Loop Movies Peter Sellers Political Satire The Campaign

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