Being elected leader of the free world is no easy task. You have to deal with pundits, critics, supporters,juggle family life, and in special rare cases keep the nation from ripping apart at the seams. That is unless you’re a move president. In that case you get the added fun of alien invasions, highly armored terrorist, and the occasional mutant revolution. So here’s to the best movie presidents for kicking butt and maintaining a professional air while doing it.
Tom Lister Jr. as President Lindberg
For sending Bruce Willis to save the world from ultimate evil in the form a ball of space evil.
Harrison Ford as President James Marshall
For not giving in to terrorists on a plane
Morgan Freeman as President John Beck
It’s Morgan Freeman. Enough said.
Bill Pullman as President Thomas J. Whitmore
For giving the most thrilling rally speech ever and convincing us that Will Smith could save the world
Billy Bob Thornton as The President
For making the cloyingly sweet Love Actually a lot more fun.
Luke Wilson as President Joe Bauers
For realizing that plants do not need electrolytes.
Jamie Foxx as President James Sawyer
For making Channing Tatum look competent and heroic.
Michael Douglas as President Andrew Sheppard
For making politicians look smooth enough to get dates without paying them in advance.