Republican politics have been off-kilter for several years now because a large segment of the conservative base does not look back fondly on the Bush presidency.
And humility in politics means accepting that one party doesn't have all the answers; recognising that working in partnership is progress not treachery.
I would say that no film is apolitical. There are politics in all films. Any film that is anchored in a society, any film that deals with humanity is necessarily political.