Movies and TV shows like Press

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Press (2018)
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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: journalist, journalism, newspaper, newspaper editor, newspaper reporter

Most similar movies to Press

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, clever and stylized films and TV series with plots about journalist, journalism, reporter, newspaper, society, media and ambition mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Press: Harry (1993), Lou Grant (1977), House of Cards (1990), The Newsroom (2012), Kidnapped in Romania (2016). 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, photographer, journalist, journalism, british, 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: serious, clever, realistic
Plot: journalism, media, newspaper office, workplace, workplace situations, publisher, newspaper editor, newspaper, reporter, dog
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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87%
 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, serious, clever ...
Plot: political intrigue, politics, cocaine, journalist, reporter, politician, blind ambition, intrigue, journalism, manipulations, ambition, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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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, biting, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: journalist, politics, news, journalism, tv news, media, ethics, intelligence, verbal byplay, idealism, tv show, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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
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56%
 8.0
 9K
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
Plot: reporter, journalism, love triangle, tv news, tv show, workplace situations, politics, media, state affairs, workplace, espionage, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, newspaper editor, homosexual, religion, christianity, christian, homosexuality, gay, journalist, held at gunpoint ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: serious, talky, clever, realistic, captivating
Plot: politics, divorce, president, reporter, white house, state affairs, family relations, journalism, parents and children, ambition, media, private vs public ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, captivating, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manipulations, political intrigue, politics, state affairs, political corruption, blind ambition, intrigue, lobbyist, white house, postmodernism, drugs/alcohol, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Reporters (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The editorial teams of a newspaper and a television channel.
Plot: attack, tv news, media, journalism, arms dealer, betrayal, newspaper, murder, politician, politics, journalist, corruption ...
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43%
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, village, danger, escapades, journalism, forces of nature, village life, society
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
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43%
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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, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, tabloid, hollywood, magazine, paparazzi, photographer, desire for fame, career woman, celebrity culture, showbiz, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 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: father, business, trial, mother daughter relationship, death, love, prison, bank, divorce, marriage, drugs, journalist ...
Place: georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Without Love (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ewa is a reporter. Using her feminine charms and other means she is trying to become a journalist on a Warsaw weekly popular magazine. She hopes to become political interviewer of personalities and state leaders. On her way up the ladder she trips ...
Plot: ambition, newspaper, journalist, reporter, single mother, break up, success, promotion, newspaper article, career, loss of job, suicide attempt ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 278
Silencing Mary (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mary Stuartson is proud to be the first in her family to attend a university, but when her roommate, Holly, is raped by the school's star football player, Mary, who is a reporter for the college newspaper, begins her own investigation.
Plot: journalism, american football, locker room, loyalty, college, party, dancing, rape, drinking, newspaper, undressing
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: power, greed, bank, newspaper reporter, mistress, embezzlement, theft, female doctor, suicide, bank teller, adultery, mental illness ...
Time: year 1976
Place: bahamas
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The Fortress (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Borgen is a drama series about the fight for political power – and about the personal sacrifices and consequences this has for those involved on and behind the political stage. The central figure is the 40-year old political leader Birgitte ...
Style: clever, serious, talky, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: politics, politician, journalist, marriage, media coverage, head of state, leader, journalism, democracy, parliament, government, political intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe, scandinavia, copenhagen denmark
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35%
 5.7
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In His Steps (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A priest challenges the members of his congregation to not just go to church every Sunday, but to actually follow in Jesus's footsteps in their daily lives. From Charles M. Sheldon's book that launched the saying "What would Jesus Do?
Style: christian film
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The Politician's Wife (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: A woman's life is turned upside down when it is revealed that her husband, a member of the British Parliament, has been having an affair with a former prostitute.
Style: suspenseful, serious, 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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Copy (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Mesh Kilbourne is a tenacious, ambitious student journalist whose quest for the truth outweighs social niceties, friendships, and protocol. When he stumbles on a possible cheating scandal involving his editor in chief, he begins sniffing out the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: intrigue, college, journalism, student life, dishonesty, media, college life, youth, social relations, christian, scandal, religious ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Shadow of China (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A Chinese immigrant tries to make his way to the top as a businessman in Hong Kong while his former radicalism is transformed into cynicism.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Wives and Daughters (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 301 min.
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Style: clever, uplifting, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctor, love and romance, gossip, ship, estate, marriage, death, aristocrat, secret marriage, love triangle, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1830s, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england, europe, africa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.4
 8K
Bleak House (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 510 min.
Story: A suspenseful tale about the injustices of the 19th Century English legal system.
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: estate, inheritance, intrigue, murder, lawyer, secret, human nature, injustice, dishonesty, life is a bitch, orphan, legal action ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
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21%
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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
Plot: hotel, rise to the top, rich and poor, social differences, society, power relations, master and servant, ambition, love and romance, couples, chef, historical event ...
Time: 1910s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: serious, twists and turns, emotional, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: orphan, generosity, rags to riches, convict, lawyer, inheritance, power of love, lovers, obsession, social differences, romance, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england
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21%
 7.3
 2K
Vanity Fair (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Story: An adaptation of the 1848 novel by William Makepeace Thackeray.
Style: stylized, classic literature, witty, atmospheric
Plot: ambition, social differences, rise to the top, society, life philosophy, social climbing, rich and poor, life turned upside down, seduction, british, dysfunctional family, greed ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
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21%
Great Expectations (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Phillip Pirrip, known as Pip, meets a convict or two in a graveyard and sets into motion a series of events that lead him from a comfortable life in his brother-in-law's forge to a mysterious inheritance and his acquaintance with the eerie Miss ...
Plot: rags to riches, literature, inheritance, orphan, adoption
Time: victorian england, 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
David Copperfield (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Charles Dickens' haunting semi-autobiographical tale of a boy who is sent away by his stepfather after his mother dies but manages to triumph over incredible adversities.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: orphan, coming of age, youth, family relations, life is a bitch, rise to the top, rich and poor, social differences, down on your luck, dishonesty, society, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.3
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Cranford (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 469 min.
Story: In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town.
Style: sincere, clever, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town life, love and romance, small town, social differences, class differences, siblings relations, marriage, eligible bachelor, high society, proposal, aristocracy, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Love in a Cold Climate (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, infidelity, romance, looking for love, love triangle, siblings relations, social differences, eccentric family, love and romance, society, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%