Newspaper man movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant newspaper man movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, twists and turns and humorous films and TV shows about / with newspaper man, newspaper, reporter, death, journalist, husband wife relationship, storytelling, adaptation, dialogue and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as newspaper man: The Paperboy (2012), Manhattan Night (2016), The Front Page (1974), Boeing, Boeing (1965), All the President's Men (1976), Defense of the Realm (1985), The Running Man (1963), Florence Foster Jenkins (2016), Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971), Assassination in Rome (1965).

List of newspaper man movies

The Paperboy (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As investigative reporter Ward Jansen and his partner Yardley Acheman chase a sensational, career-making story with the help of Ward's younger brother Jack and sultry death-row groupie Charlotte Bless, the pair tries to prove violent ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: small town, death row, investigation, reporter, injustice, crimes, dangerous attraction, prison, pantyhose, newspaper man, uncover truth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: florida, usa, everglades, miami
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Manhattan Night (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Porter Wren is a Manhattan tabloid writer with an appetite for scandal. On the beat he sells murder, tragedy, and anything that passes for the truth. At home, he is a dedicated husband and father. But when Caroline, a seductive stranger asks him to ...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: blackmail, investigation, neo-noir, newspaper man, temptation, death, affair, journalist, secret, husband wife relationship, incest, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, usa, new york
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The Front Page (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A journalist suffering from burn-out wants to finally say goodbye to his office – but his boss doesn’t like the idea one bit.
Style: humorous, talky, light, witty, captivating ...
Plot: newspaper, journalist, media, friends, workplace situations, media satire, workplace, crimes, satire, journalism, reporter, scoop ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, 70s, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Boeing, Boeing (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Living in Paris, journalist Bernard has devised a scheme to keep three fiancées: Lufthansa, Air France and British United. Everything works fine as long as they only come home every third day. But when there's a change in their working ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sitcom ...
Audience: date night
Plot: stewardess, newspaper man, pilot, womanizer, american abroad, comedy of errors, farce, mistaken identity, midlife crisis, terrorism, disorder, love triangle ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, france
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All the President's Men (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is surprised to find top lawyers already on the defense case, and the discovery of ...
Style: political thriller, realistic, captivating, serious, factual ...
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, journalism, investigation, newspaper, political corruption, president, political intrigue, white house, cover up, wiretap, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1973, year 1972
Place: usa, washington d.c., united states, miami, florida
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Defense of the Realm (1985)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A reporter Mullen 'stumbles' on a story linking a prominent Member of Parliament to a KGB agent. In fact it is also linked to a near Nuclear disaster involving a teenage runaway and an Americal USAF base. Has there been a Government ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: kgb, mole, journalism, political corruption, member of parliament, reporter, conspiracy, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, uncover truth, investigation, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
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The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 147 min.
Story: After taking a bullet to the head, Salander is under close supervision in a hospital and is set to face trial for attempted murder on her eventual release. With the help of journalist Mikael Blomkvist and his researchers at Millennium magazine, ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hacker, corruption, court, hospital, trial, journalist, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, murder, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Norway
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson's novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for the magazine Millennium, loses a libel case brought by corrupt Swedish ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, rough ...
Plot: rape, investigation, sexual abuse, blow job, crime, hacker, journalist, uncover truth, peril, unlikely relationship, amateur detective, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1964, year 1965, year 1958 ...
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, australia, scandinavia ...
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the ...
Style: dark fantasy, fairy tale, psychotronic, entertaining, light ...
Plot: magic, wizards, magical creature, magic wand, teleportation, fantasy world, good versus evil, magician, witch, rescue, friendship, sorcerer ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, arizona ...
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The Running Man (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An insurance man (Alan Bates) gets chummy in Spain with a couple (Laurence Harvey, Lee Remick) who have collected on a fake death.
Style: suspenseful, tense, mind bending, cynical, serious ...
Plot: on the run, investigation, investigator, insurance, private detective, chases and races, dishonesty, manipulations, cons and scams, disorder, manipulation, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: spain, england, paris france
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Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress, who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.
Style: emotional, inspirational, melancholic, touching, witty ...
Plot: opera singer, bad singing, marriage, husband wife relationship, world war two, female protagonist, recording studio, transformation, venereal disease, rich woman, awkward situation, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 1920s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story involves a series of murders in Charron's performing company, murders caused by various members getting doused with vitriolic acid. Turns out all the people killed have a common denominator in their past, one which has recently ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: murder, theater, investigation, serial killer, psychopath, decapitation, whodunit, prostitute, buried alive, hypnosis, police investigator, haunted house ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, paris france, england, europe
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Assassination in Rome (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Cyd Charisse (Singin’in the Rain, Brigadoon) and Hugh O’Brian (Ten Little Indians, The Shootist) star in this classy international thriller about an American woman vacationing in Rome whose husband disappears under mysterious circumstances. To ...
Style: eurospy, microfilm
Plot: industrial espionage, american tourist, knocked unconscious, newspaper man, italian mafia, american abroad, red dress, torture, journalist, missing husband, french giallo, murder ...
Place: venice, rome italy
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The Hearst and Davies Affair (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dramatization of the scandalous, long-time love affair between the powerful but married publisher and the chorus girl he helped turn into a Ziegfeld star and 1930s film personality.
Style: nostalgic
Plot: actress, mansion, power, older man younger woman relationship, newspaper, mogul, rich, business tycoon, film history, mistress, millionaire, yacht ...
Time: 1930s, 1910s, 1920s
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Tomb of Torture (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A woman is tormented by dreams that she is the reincarnation of a dead countess. Her father, trying to get her to stop the dreams, takes her to a village near the castle of the late countess. In the village she meets a reporter who is investigating ...
Style: gothic, psychotronic
Plot: italian gothic, reincarnation, castle, countess, dream, father daughter relationship, tomb, jewelry, gore, crime scene, cellar, protection ...
Place: europe
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Fatal News (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 177 min.
Story: The Barschel case is one of the most important political scandals in recent German history. Not least because it has remained unsolved. Countless speculations and conspiracy theories have grown up to the present day to the dramatic death of the ...
Style: feel good, twists and turns, psychological, disturbing, suspense
Plot: german politics, mysterious death, investigative journalism, conspiracy, crooked politician, father son relationship, politics, corrupt politician, female reporter, marital problem, private investigator, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s, year 1987
Place: west germany, berlin germany, beirut lebanon, geneva switzerland, zurich switzerland ...
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Dexter the Dragon & Bumble the Bear (1983)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands, Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Bumble the Bear (Olivier Bommel) finds an egg that, it turns out, has a cute little dragon in it. However, this dinosaur grows huge every time it is upset. As this causes a lot of problems, Ollie Bommel has to face a difficult dilemma.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: moral dilemma, friendship, family relations, disorder, friends, family, escapades, adventure, pets, newspaper man, birth mother, mayor ...
Place: europe, holland
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Warlock Moon (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young lovers John and Jenny decide to go for a drive in the countryside one day when they happen upon the remains of a long-abandoned resort spa. After doing some exploring, they find that an elderly couple is still living in the crumbling building. ...
Style: cult film, demonic, gothic horror, slasher
Plot: old woman, ritual, satanism, cannibal, spa, satanist, cooking, ruins, cook, abandoned, police officer, shotgun ...
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Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman is a live-action American television series based on the characters in Superman and Action. Lois & Clark starred Dean Cain as Superman/Clark Kent and Teri Hatcher as Lois Lane, and aired on ABC ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, undercover, journalism, newspaper, good versus evil, romance, adventure, rivalry, imaginary, superhuman powers, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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The Lazarus Syndrome (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An adulterous newspaper reporter, who has just experienced a heart attack, pesters a black doctor into investigating the questionable medical practices taking place at the hospital where both are residing.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: hospital, doctor, newspaper reporter, cardiologist, heart attack, surgery, surgeon, coffee, video tape, illegal alien, crying, swimsuit ...
Time: 70s
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Warm Springs (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Franklin Roosevelt, left a paraplegic from polio at 39 years of age, seeks out a miracle cure in the backwoods of Georgia.
Style: uplifting, sentimental, sincere, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: politics, ambition, society, rise and fall, fighting the system, rebellion, human spirit, disability, life is a bitch, introspection, hopes, president ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 30s ...
Place: georgia, usa, florida, washington d.c., southern usa ...
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Tropic of Cancer (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In contemporary Paris, expat American writer Henry Miller works his way through a series of amorous encounters while trying to find his literary voice.
Style: erotic, realistic, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, looking for sex, school, strong sexual content, social relations, womanizer, writer's life, immigrants, artists and showbiz, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship, american abroad ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: france, paris france
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Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Switzerland, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, save the world, space and aliens, heroes, double life, megalomaniac, secret identity, journalist, crime fighter, good versus evil, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 60s, year 1948, year 1966 ...
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, kansas ...
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Superman III (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Aiming to defeat the Man of Steel, wealthy executive Ross Webster hires bumbling but brilliant Gus Gorman to develop synthetic kryptonite, which yields some unexpected psychological effects in the third installment of the 1980s Superman franchise. ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, buddy comedy, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, megalomaniac, super computer, bowling alley, bowling, adventure, good versus evil, secret identity, master villain, urban, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: arizona, kansas, colombia, italy, new york
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Superman II (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by Gen. Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White House and partner with Lex Luthor to destroy Superman and rule the world. But Superman, who attempts to ...
Style: exciting, serious, feel good, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, space and aliens, secret identity, save the world, niagara falls, good versus evil, nuclear, world domination, megalomaniac, super strength, criminal ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, idaho, france, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A Japanese-American fisherman may have killed his neighbor Carl at sea. In the 1950s, race figures in the trial. So does reporter Ishmael.
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, forbidden love, jury, fisherman, japanese american, racism, culture clash, who done it, life is a bitch, crimes, romance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 1930s, 1940s
Place: pearl harbor, washington state, seattle, seattle washington
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A New Kind of Love (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The fashion industry and Paris provide the setting for a comedy surrounding the mistaken impression that Samantha Blake (Joanne Woodward) is a high-priced call girl, who is to be interviewed by Steve Sherman (Paul Newman), a journalist looking for ...
Plot: whiskey, first person narration, short haired female, impostor, american abroad, mistaken identity, massage, diamond ring, urban setting, misogyny, fashion show, quill ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, paris france
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FairyTale: A True Story (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two children in 1917 take a photograph, believed by some to be the first scientific evidence of the existence of fairies. Based on a true story
Style: fairy tale, touching, semi serious, humorous, whimsical ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: fairy, family relations, world war one, single parent, family, friendship, heroes, hopes, supernatural ability, miraculous event, childhood, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s, year 1917
Place: england, london, europe, united kingdom, africa ...
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Child's Play 2 (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Andy's mother is admitted to a psychiatric hospital, the young boy is placed in foster care, and Chucky, determined to claim Andy's soul, is not far behind.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, psycho film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, evil doll, supernatural, voodoo, psychopath, dark humor, child in peril, foster home, foster child, doll, supernatural power ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: midwest, chicago illinois
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Bordertown (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The opening titles explain that American corporations are using the North American Free Trade Agreement by opening large maquiladoras right across the United States–Mexico border. The maquiladoras hire mostly Mexican women to work long hours for ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, journalist, murder, investigation, corruption, uncover truth, rape, society, protagonist as suspect, police corruption, factory worker, factory ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, mexico, latin america, usa
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