10 Netflix Picks To Celebrate The End Of Election Season
It might be hard to accept that Donald Trump won the elections, but don’t waste your time sulking. Why not make yourself some popcorn, curl up on a couch and watch these shows on Netflix instead? (We promise you they won’t disappoint like the elections did).
1. House of Cards
The American political drama explores themes of ruthless pragmatism, power and manipulation.
2. Designated Survivor
An explosion claims the lives of the president and all members of the cabinet, but one man survives. He’s sworn in as president and struggles to keep the country from falling apart.
3. The West Wing
Presidential advisers get their personal lives tangled up with professional duties as they try to conduct the business of running a country.
4. State of Play
A journalist starts investigating a case where a congressional aide is killed.
The Netflix documentary takes an intimate look at presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s life.
6. The Sentinel
A secret service agent is framed as the spy in an assassination attempt on the president.
Set against the backdrop of the French city of Marseille, it’s a tale of corruption, power and redemption.
8. Best of Enemies
A documentary that takes a look back at the dawn of pundit politics.
9. Welcome Mr. President
In this comedy, a fisherman is accidentally made president of Italy.
10. The Crown
At 25, newlywed Queen Elizabeth II is faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world’s most famous monarchy.