KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In honor of Presidents Day, we salute the men who triumphed as the fictional President of the United States.
Some defended our country from an alien invasion, while others battled in the sky to protect our freedom.
Whatever the case may be, they each left us with dramatic and moving performances as the leader of the country. Hail to the chief!
Here are the five best movies to watch this Presidents Day.
5. Primary Colors (1998)
Directed by: Mike Nichols
Written by: Elaine May
Starring: John Travolta, Emma Thompson and Kathy Bates
4. Dave (1993)
Directed by: Ivan Reitman
Written by: Gary Ross
Starring: Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver and Frank Langella
3. Independence Day (1996)
Directed by: Roland Emmerich
Written by: Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich
Starring: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum and Mary McDonnell
2. Air Force One (1997)
Directed by: Wolfgang Peterson
Written by: Andrew W. Marlowe
Starring: Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn Close and William H. Macy
1. The American President (1995)
Directed by: Rob Reiner
Written by: Aaron Sorkin
Starring: Michael Douglas, Annette Bening and Martin Sheen