To mark the upcoming release of The Reagan Show in cinemas and on demand 6 October, we've handpicked the best of our political documentaries.
Errol Morris' mesmerising portrait of Donald Rumsfeld, an extraordinary American politician and one of the architects of the Iraq War.
An in-depth look at the rapid rise and dramatic fall of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer.
The Reagan Show captures the pageantry, absurdity, and charisma of a prolific actor’s defining role: Leader of the Free World.
A behind-the-scenes account of the explosive televised debates between the liberal Gore Vidal and the conservative William F. Buckley Jr., during the 1968 Democratic and Republican national conventions.