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Press (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: The lives of the editors and journalists working at a left-leaning broadsheet and a populist tabloid.
Plot: newspaper reporter, newspaper editor, journalism, journalist, newspaper

Most similar movies to Press

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, stylized and clever films and TV series with plots about society, journalism, journalist, marriage, ambition, media and reporter mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Press: Harry (1993), Lou Grant (1977), House of Cards (1990), The Newsroom (2012), The Hour (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Harry (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Harry is a television drama series that was made by Union Pictures for the BBC, and shown on BBC One between 1993 and 1995. The programme concerned a journalist called Harry Salter who ran a news agency in the town of Darlington in England.
Plot: secretary, journalist, photographer, british, journalism, newspaper story, investigative journalism
Time: 1990s
Place: northern england
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Lou Grant (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Lou Grant is an American television drama series starring Ed Asner in the titular role as a newspaper editor. Unusual in American television, this drama series was a spinoff from a sitcom, The Mary Tyler Moore Show. Aired from 1977 to 1982, Lou ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic
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 8.6
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House of Cards (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 226 min.
Story: Francis Urquhart is the chief whip of the Conservative party. When Margaret Thatcher resigns as leader, he remains neutral and after a general election where the conservatives are returned with a reduced majority, he fully expects the new Prime ...
Style: witty, tense, biting, clever, serious ...
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Place: england, europe, london
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 8.6
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The Newsroom (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A behind-the-scenes look at the people who make a nightly cable-news program. Focusing on a network anchor, his new executive producer, the newsroom staff and their boss, the series tracks their quixotic mission to do the news well in the face of ...
Style: witty, serious, biting, talky, realistic ...
Plot: politics, news, journalism, intelligence, tv news, media, ethics, journalist, verbal byplay, idealism, tv show, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Hour (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A behind-the-scenes drama and espionage thriller in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news programme.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, atmospheric, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Political Animals (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: Political Animals is a six-part miniseries. Elaine Barrish's husband Bud was a popular President of the United States during the 1990s despite his extramarital affairs. After leaving the White House, Elaine Barrish was elected Governor of ...
Style: clever, talky, serious, realistic, captivating
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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45%
 7.0
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Dirt (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dirt is an American television serial broadcast on the FX network. It premiered on January 2, 2007 and starred Courteney Cox as Lucy Spiller, the editor-in-chief of the first-of-its-kind "glossy tabloid" magazine DirtNow, which was ...
Style: sincere, serious, dark humor, realistic, sexual ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Tsunami: The Aftermath (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Inspired by true accounts, this HBO miniseries focuses on a group of fictional characters caught up in the harrowing aftermath of the tsunami that devastated the coast of Thailand two years ago.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: survival, sea disaster, tsunami, adventure, natural disaster, danger, village, escapades, journalism, forces of nature, village life, society
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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 9
The Catlins (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Catlins is an American prime-time soap opera on Superstation TBS that ran from April 1, 1983 to May 31, 1985. Created by Chris McIntyre, it focuses on the lives of two wealthy and feuding families; the Catlin family and the Quinn family. The ...
Plot: business, trial, father, death, mother daughter relationship, love, prison, bank, divorce, marriage, drugs, journalist ...
Place: georgia, atlanta georgia
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43%
 8.9
 408K
House of Cards (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of ...
Style: serious, cynical, clever, witty, captivating ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Arthur Hailey's The Moneychangers (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 320 min.
Story: This is the story of the happenings at a major bank.
Plot: greed, power, bank, bank teller, newspaper reporter, mistress, embezzlement, suicide, theft, female doctor, adultery, mental illness ...
Time: year 1976
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.5
 14K
The Fortress (2010)
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Country: Denmark
Duration: 58 min.
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Style: clever, serious, talky, realistic, captivating ...
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Vanity Fair (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
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Patrick Melrose (2018)
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Country: UK, USA
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Country: UK, USA
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Cranford (2007)
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Country: UK, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
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Oliver Twist (2007)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Country: USA, UK
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Time: victorian england, 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
David Copperfield (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 510 min.
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Place: england, europe, london
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25%
Wives and Daughters (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
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Style: clever, uplifting, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 19th century, victorian, 1830s, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england, europe, africa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Duchess of Duke Street (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Duchess Of Duke Street is a BBC television drama series set in London between 1900 and 1925. It was created by John Hawkesworth, the former producer of the highly successful ITV period drama Upstairs, Downstairs. It starred Gemma Jones as Louisa ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, realistic, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Great Expectations (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 'Great Expectations' opens with Pip as a boy (played as an young man by newcomer Douglas Booth, 'The Pillars of the Earth') on the marshes near his home, where he encounters the desperate escapee Magwitch (Winstone). Pip is ...
Style: twists and turns, emotional, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england
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25%
The Politician's Wife (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: politics, cheating, betrayal, adultery, infidelity, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, vengeance, love affair, sexual relations, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: big ben london
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23%
Right to Believe (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Tony Morris (Christopher Hunt) is a local newspaper reporter who is demoted to writing for his paper’s community section after his credibility is falsely called into question. Little does Tony know that his first assignment in his new role ...
Style: christian film
Plot: bible quote, discussion, bible, homosexual, gay, homosexuality, christianity, christian, religion, newspaper editor, cafe, newspaper ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Kidnapped in Romania (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A couple of Italo-American journalists go missing during their work assignment in Romania.
Plot: journalist, romanian, tied feet, journalism
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
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