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Cast Your Ballots – Election Movies

With Torontonians getting ready to cast their ballots for the upcoming municipal election, as well as our friends to the south getting ready for their very important mid-term election, Beaches|life is celebrating these films that are themed around our democratic right to vote.

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) Dir. Frank Capra; James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) Dir. Frank Capra; James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains

Dave (1993) Dir. Ivan Reitman; Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella

Dave (1993) Dir. Ivan Reitman; Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella

In the Line of Fire (1993) Dir. Wolfgang Petersen; Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo

In the Line of Fire (1993) Dir. Wolfgang Petersen; Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo

Wag the Dog (1997) Dir. Barry Levinson; Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro, Anne Heche

Wag the Dog (1997) Dir. Barry Levinson; Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro, Anne Heche

Election (1999) Dir. Alexander Payne; Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein

Election (1999) Dir. Alexander
Payne; Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein

The Manchurian Candidate (2004) Dir. Jonathan Demme; Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Meryl Streep

The Manchurian Candidate (2004) Dir. Jonathan Demme; Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Meryl Streep

Napoleon Dynamite (2004) Dir. Jared Hess; Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries

Napoleon Dynamite (2004) Dir. Jared Hess; Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries

Milk (2008) Dir. Gus Van Sant; Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Emile Hirsch

Milk (2008) Dir. Gus Van Sant; Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Emile Hirsch

The Ides of March (2011) Dir. George Clooney; Paul Giamatti, George Clooney, Philip Seymour Hoffman

The Ides of March (2011) Dir. George Clooney; Paul Giamatti, George Clooney, Philip Seymour Hoffman