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The Best Political TV Shows on Hoopla

Finding a good Political TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Political TV shows of all time streaming on Hoopla.

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1. The Legend of Korra

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Year: 2012-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 4
Action & Adventure, Animation

What it's about: Avatar Korra, a headstrong, rebellious, feisty young woman who continually challenges and breaks with tradition, is on her quest to become a fully realized Avatar. In this story, the Avatar struggles to find balance within herself.

Where to Watch: 1 episodes (2%) are available to watch free online (ABC News). 53 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix, CBS All Access & Hoopla). 53 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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2. Borgen

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Year: 2010-2020Rated: TV-MASeasons: 3
Drama

What it's about: 40-year old political leader Birgitte Nyborg secures her party a landslide victory through her idealism and huge effort, then faces the biggest challenge of her life: how most effectively to use the newly won seats, and how far she is willing to go in order to gain as much influence as possible.

Where to Watch: 30 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Hoopla). 30 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & YouTube).

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3. The Vietnam War

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Year: 2017-2020Rated: TV-MASeasons: 1
Documentary, History

What it's about: An immersive 360-degree narrative telling the epic story of the Vietnam War as it has never before been told on film. Featuring testimony from nearly 80 witnesses, including many Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as Vietnamese combatants and civilians from both the winning and losing sides.

Where to Watch: 10 episodes (91%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Hoopla). 11 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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4. Reno 911!

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77/100
Year: 2003-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 7
Comedy, Crime

What it's about: This partially unscripted comedy brings viewers into the squad car as incompetent officers swing into action, answering 911 calls about everything from speeding violations and prostitution to staking out a drug den. Within each episode, viewers catch a "fly on the wall" glimpse of the cops' often politically incorrect opinions, ranging from their personal feelings to professional critiques of their colleagues.

Where to Watch: 79 episodes (69%) are available to watch free online (Comedy Central). 82 episodes (72%) are available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access, Comedy Central Now, fuboTV & 2 others). 1 episodes (1%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (Comedy Central). 88 episodes (77%) are available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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5. I, Claudius

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74/100
Year: 1976-2020Seasons: 1
Drama, Biography

What it's about: Acclaimed blackly comic historical drama series. Set amidst a web of power, corruption and lies, it chronicles the reigns of the Roman emperors - Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula and finally Claudius.

Where to Watch: 12 episodes (92%) are available to stream on a subscription service (AcornTV & Hoopla). 12 episodes (92%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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6. Codename: Kids Next Door

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Year: 2002-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 6
Action & Adventure, Animation

What it's about: Taking numbers instead of names, five extraordinary 10-year-olds form a covert team called the Kids Next Door with one dedicated mission: to free all children from the tyrannical rule of adults.

Where to Watch: 13 episodes (9%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla). 80 episodes (57%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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7. Gunpowder

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Year: 2017-2020Rated: TV-MASeasons: 1
Drama, History

What it's about: London, 1605. Robert Catesby, a 33-year old Warwickshire gentleman, devises a plot to blow up Parliament and kill the King.

Where to Watch: 3 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, HBO & Hoopla). 3 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (Google Play, Prime Video & YouTube).

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8. Banished

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Year: 2015-2020Rated: TV-MASeasons: 1
Drama, History

What it's about: At its heart, Banished is a story of survival. Though it is set in the stark historical reality of the founding of the penal colony in Australia in 1788 after the arrival of the First Fleet, it is not the story of Australia and how it came to be. Rather, it is a tale of love, faith, justice and morality played out on an epic scale in a confined community where the stakes are literally life and death.

Where to Watch: 11 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Hulu, BritBox & 1 other). 11 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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9. Duck Dynasty

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Year: 2012-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 11
Documentary, Reality

What it's about: Duck Dynasty is an American reality television series on A&E. It shows the lives of the Robertson family, who became wealthy from their family-operated business, Duck Commander, operated in West Monroe, Louisiana, which makes products for duck hunters, primarily the duck call named Duck Commander. The Robertson men, brothers Phil and Si, and Phil's sons Jase, Willie, and Jep, are known for their long beards. The business began in a family shed, where Phil Robertson spent 25 years making duck calls from Louisiana cedar trees. His son Willie is now the CEO of the company. The family was previously featured on the series Benelli Presents Duck Commander and its spin-off Buck Commander, which still airs on the Outdoor Channel. The show has broken several ratings records on both A&E and cable television as a whole; the fourth season premiere drew 11.8 million viewers, the most-watched nonfiction cable telecast in history.

Where to Watch: 131 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (PlutoTV, A&E, Tubi & 1 other). 88 episodes (67%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Philo & Hoopla). 1 episodes (1%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (A&E). 131 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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10. New Blood

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Year: 2016-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 1
Crime, Drama

What it's about: Two junior investigators come together against a new breed of criminal, the uber rich and powerful corporations, individuals and governments who hide behind legitimate facades.

Where to Watch: 7 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (BritBox & Hoopla). 1 episodes (14%) are available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (Google Play).

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11. The World Wars

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Year: 2014-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 2
Documentary, Drama

What it's about: The story of three decades of war told through the eyes of various men who were its key players: Roosevelt, Hitler, Patton, Mussolini, Churchill, Tojo, DeGaulle and MacArthur. The series examines the two wars as one contiguous timeline starting in 1914 and concluding in 1945 with these unique individuals coming of age in World War I before ultimately calling the shots in World War II.

Where to Watch: 3 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Tubi). 3 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla). 3 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $8.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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12. Agent X

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Year: 2015-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 2
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: Hidden from the view of the public - and even from the President - there is a top secret agent who is trained and ready to serve, deployed only at the careful discretion of the Vice President.

Where to Watch: 10 episodes (32%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu & Hoopla). 31 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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13. Janet King

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Year: 2014-2020Seasons: 3
Crime, Drama

What it's about: Senior Prosecutor Janet King returns from maternity leave to confront a high-profile murder, and a conspiracy which will have shocking ramifications throughout the judicial system.

Where to Watch: 25 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (AcornTV & Hoopla). 24 episodes (96%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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14. Elizabeth R

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Year: 1971-2020Seasons: 1
Drama, Biography

What it's about: This historical mini-series documents the reign of Elizabeth I with each episode focusing on one dramatic period in the lengthy reign of the Virgin Queen, including her ascension to the throne, her various marital intrigues, her problems with her cousin Mary, Queen of Scots, and the threatened invasion of the Spanish Armada.

Where to Watch: 6 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).

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15. Painkiller Jane

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Year: 2005-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 1
Action & Adventure, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Painkiller Jane is an American-Canadian science fiction and action television series based on the comic book character of the same name. Airing on the Sci Fi Channel in the US starting April 13, 2007 and Global in Canada, it starred Kristanna Loken as the titular character. On August 15, 2007, it was canceled after one season of 22 episodes.

Where to Watch: 22 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Tubi). 20 episodes (91%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla). 22 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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16. Birds of a Feather

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Year: 1989-2020Seasons: 13
Comedy

What it's about: Birds of a Feather is a British sitcom that was broadcast on BBC One from 1989 until 1998 and on ITV from 2013. Starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph, it was created by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, who also wrote some of the episodes along with many other writers. The first episode sees sisters Tracey Stubbs and Sharon Theodopolopodos brought together when their husbands are sent to prison for armed robbery. Sharon, who lived in an Edmonton council flat, moves into Tracey's expensive house in Chigwell, Essex. Their next-door neighbour, and later friend, Dorien Green is a middle-aged married woman who is constantly having affairs with younger men. In the later series the location is changed to Hainault. The series ended on Christmas Eve 1998 after a 9-year-run.On 3 March 2009, the The Mirror reported that the classic sitcom was set for a return reporting that Lesley Joseph, Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson have all been asked by the team behind the sitcom to make another series. Quirke was reported as saying that they were up for the challenge if the writers came up with good ideas. After this speculation of a return in early 2009 nothing more was said. However, in July 2012 Lesley Joseph hinted that Birds of a Feather could return for another series following a successful stage tour.

Where to Watch: 25 episodes (20%) are available to stream on a subscription service (AcornTV & Hoopla). 16 episodes (13%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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17. The Whole Truth

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Year: 2010-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 1
Documentary, Crime

What it's about: As District Attorney Kathryn Peale and defense attorney Jimmy Nolan rally their teams around their arguments and prepare to go head-to-head in the the courtroom, they make frantic moves and countermoves of complex legal wrangling to tilt justice in their favor.

Where to Watch: 4 episodes (67%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).

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18. The Bridge

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Year: 2010-2020Rated: TV-MASeasons: 2
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: The Bridge was a Canadian police drama commissioned by CTV and CBS starring Aaron Douglas. The name of the series is derived from the bridge which connects the wealthy Rosedale neighborhood of Toronto with one of its poorest, St. James Town. The initial order is for 11 episodes, produced by Entertainment One. After CTV ordered the pilot to series in November 2008, CTV later shared the pilot with CBS. This series premiered on CTV on March 5, 2010 and premiered on July 10, 2010 on CBS. It has been canceled in the US after three episodes due to low ratings. CTV announced on June 3, 2010 that the series will return for a second season during the 2010–2011 season. However, on January 13, 2011, star Aaron Douglas tweeted that the series has been officially canceled after only one season.

Where to Watch: 10 episodes (42%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla). 24 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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19. Henry and Anne: The Lovers Who Changed History

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Year: 2014-2020Seasons: 1
Documentary, Drama

What it's about: Historian Dr Suzannah Lipscomb unfolds the extraordinary story of the tumultuous love affair between Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, and asks: was it really love that brought them together – and was it love that tore them apart? Suzannah's journey will take her from Anne's childhood home at Hever Castle in Kent to the French palace where, some say, she learned the art of love. She will also visit Hampton Court, where Henry built the Great Hall for his new queen, and the Tower of London, where he had her beheaded.

Where to Watch: 2 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla). 2 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & YouTube).