It seems that ever since Ronald Reagan took office in the '80s, everyone in Hollywood has been targeting the White House.

But we're not talking about career-changing political aspirations here; we're referring to something far more sinister, like attempted coups ("Seven Days in May"), murders of nonessential staff ("Murder at 1600"), and hostile takeovers (the upcoming "White House Down"). But those are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the catastrophes movies have previously visited on the White House.

Here, in order of severity, are the five worst things Hollywood has already done to the White House.

White House Down
Based on 43 critics

A police officer (Channing Tatum) must save the president from a heavily armed paramilitary group. Read More

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