Newspaper story movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant newspaper story movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, clever, interesting, entertaining, serious and light films and TV shows about / with newspaper story, dialogue, storytelling, mentor, catastrophe, police investigation, newspaper, destiny, journalism and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as newspaper story: The Post (2017), Never Been Kissed (1999), Country Blue (1973), Harry (1993), Another Lonely Hitman (1995), The Hunt (2012), Stavisky... (1974), The Company You Keep (2012), Youth Without Youth (2007), Winchell (1998).

List of newspaper story movies

 7.2
 104K
The Post (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true events.
Style: based on true events
Plot: journalism, publisher, vietnam war, newspaper, politics, controversy, liar, newspaper office, businesswoman, truth, lie, u.s. government ...
Time: year 1949, year 1966, year 1965, year 1971
Place: vietnam, washington d.c.
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Never Been Kissed (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, teen comedy, kids
Plot: high school, prom, teenager, journalist, entrapment, humiliation, hidden identity, undercover, romance, fall in love, teacher, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey
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 3.5
 147
Country Blue (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Music, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Bobby Lee (Jack Conrad) has just been released from jail and wants to make a better life for he and girlfriend Ruthie (Rita George).
Style: slang
Plot: flashback, song, money, singer, cigarette smoking, singing, gun, violence, revenge, cell mate, bank, car chase ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, georgia
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 6.3
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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: investigative journalism, newspaper story, british, journalism, photographer, secretary, journalist
Time: 1990s
Place: northern england
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Another Lonely Hitman (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After serving 10 years in prison due to a drug-induced assassination of a rival gang boss Tachibana (Ryo Ishibashi) enters a world that's nothing like it was when he went in. Once a respected and feared Yakuza mastermind, he now must try and ...
Plot: urination, car chase, humiliation, peeing, call girl, heroin, mob boss, yakuza, pimp, mob hit, vulgarity, strong language ...
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 4.4
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The Hunt (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Since the dawn of time man has always hunted something or other.
Plot: hunter, news reporter, newspaper story, hunted
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 6.8
 1K
Stavisky... (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Irresistible charm and talent helps Serge Alexandre alias Stavisky, small-time swindler, to make friends with even most influential members of French industrial and political elite during the early 30s. But nothing lasts forever and when his great ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, based on true events
Plot: cons and scams, dishonesty, gangsters, supportive spouse, journalism, rise and fall, frame up, price of justice, workplace intrigue, politics, crimes, embezzlement ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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The Company You Keep (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who discovers his identity.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, dramatic ...
Plot: on the run, hidden identity, robbery, police chief, newspaper, fugitives, police investigation, journalism, haunted by the past, chases and races, special agents, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1979, year 1972, year 1971
Place: michigan, usa, new york, new york state, milwaukee wisconsin ...
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Youth Without Youth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Romania, France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, professor of language and philosophy Dominic Matei is struck by lightning and ages backwards from 70 to 40 in a week, attracting the world and the Nazis. While on the run, the professor ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, gloomy, philosophical ...
Plot: aging, elderly, hospital, identity, lightning, doctor, fountain of youth, suicidal, amnesia, supernatural ability, miraculous event, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 50s, 70s ...
Place: romania, india, asia, europe, nepal ...
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 6.7
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Winchell (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The true story of the influential and controversial columnist, Walter Winchell.
Style: captivating, serious, biting, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: columnist, journalism, writing, career, radio, media, society, tv show, politics, unlikely couple, historical figure, rise and fall ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 50s, 1930s, 1950s ...
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 6.9
 16K
Silver Streak (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A somewhat daffy book editor on a rail trip from Los Angeles to Chicago thinks that he sees a murdered man thrown from the train. When he can find no one who will believe him, he starts doing some investigating of his own. But all that accomplishes ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, clever, exciting, witty ...
Plot: train, two man army, semiautomatic pistol, theft, sex, false accusation, sniper, fish out of water, farce, anti heroes, false accusations, mistaken identity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: kansas, chicago illinois, california, los angeles
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 6.8
 57K
Penelope (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forlorn heiress Penelope Wilhern is cursed, and the only way out is to fall in love with someone of suitable stock. But how can she find her soul mate when she's sequestered inside her family's estate with only her parents to keep her ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, family outing, date night, chick flick
Plot: physical appearance, witch, loneliness, fall in love, self discovery, misfit, pig, magical, looking for love, disfigurement, isolation, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
Place: london
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 6.6
 12K
The Paper (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Henry Hackett is the editor of a New York City tabloid. He is a workaholic who loves his job, but the long hours and low pay are leading to discontent. Also, publisher Bernie White faces financial straits, and has hatchetman Alicia Clark, ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, media, murder, columnist, workaholic, workplace, media satire, success, research, relationship vs career, workplace situations, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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Nothing But the Truth (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and is thrown in jail. Meanwhile, her attorney, Albert ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, thought provoking, intense ...
Plot: journalism, cia, journalist, courtroom drama, assassination attempt, cia agent, lawyer, reporter, corruption, dishonesty, media, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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I'm Losing My Temper (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pierre is a clumsy, overly serious math teacher at an all-girls high school. His life is thrown into chaos after encountering a beautiful British actress and the paparazzi that follow her around.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: farce, paparazzi, love affair, parents and children, campaign, college, romance, love and romance, media, family relations, underwater photography, election campaign ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france
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Any Number Can Win (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Charles, a sixty-something career criminal, fresh out of jail, rejects his wife's plan for a quiet life of bourgeois respectability. He enlists a former cell mate, Francis, to assist him in pulling off one final score, a carefully planned ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, crime gone awry, thief, heist, one last job, crime, forgery, resort, cons and scams, prison, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, french riviera, cannes, cote d'azur
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 7.0
 95K
Julie & Julia (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Julia Child and Julie Powell – both of whom wrote memoirs – find their lives intertwined. Though separated by time and space, both women are at loose ends... until they discover that with the right combination of passion, fearlessness and ...
Style: feel good, sweet, light, inspirational, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cooking and food, cooking, cookbook, supportive spouse, self fulfillment, writer's life, couple relations, life changing experience, blogger, obsession, husband wife relationship, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 40s, 50s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: france, europe, new york, usa, paris france ...
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 7.2
 92K
The Full Monty (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sheffield, England. Gaz, a jobless steelworker in need of quick cash persuades his mates to bare it all in a one-night-only strip show.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: unemployment, suicide attempt, working class, male stripper, repossession, striptease, gay relationship, police, job interview, friendship, rehearsal, audition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire, london
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 7.0
 6K
Evelyn (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Ireland, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Desmond Doyle is devastated when his wife abandons their family on the day after Christmas. His unemployment and the fact that there is no woman in the house to care for the children, Evelyn, Dermot and Maurice, make it clear to the authorities that ...
Style: serious, bleak, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: christmas, friendship, unemployment, single parent, human spirit, parents and children, fighting the system, hopes, society, family problems, life is a bitch, irish ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: ireland, europe, scotland, sydney australia, australia ...
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Absence of Malice (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A prosecutor leaks a false story that liquor warehouse owner Michael Gallagher is involved in the murder of a union head, and as newspaper reporter Megan Carter picks up the story and attempts to find the real truth, Gallagher's life begins to ...
Style: clever, thought provoking, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, murder, newspaper reporter, media, investigation, politics, legal action, prosecutor, labor union, false accusation, legal, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: miami, usa
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Fort Apache Napoli (2009)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of Giancarlo Siani, a journalist killed by the Neapolitan Mafia in 1985.
Style: serious, gloomy, tense, realistic, rough
Plot: mafia, journalism, crime, gangsters, investigation, political corruption, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, media, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1985
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, southern italy
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