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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense and entertaining films and TV shows about / with newspaper man, newspaper, reporter, death, journalist, dialogue, adaptation, danger, mentor and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as newspaper man: The Paperboy (2012), All the President's Men (1976), The Front Page (1974), Boeing, Boeing (1965), Manhattan Night (2016), Defense of the Realm (1985), The Running Man (1963), The Little Man (2015), Florence Foster Jenkins (2016), Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971).

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: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: death row, investigation, small town, dangerous attraction, reporter, prison, crimes, newspaper man, injustice, journalism, uncover truth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1960s, contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: florida, usa
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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: talky, suspenseful, realistic, clever, captivating ...
Plot: politics, investigation, journalism, newspaper, political corruption, journalist, president, newspaper man, political conspiracy, political intrigue, white house, republican ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: usa, washington d.c., mcdonald's restaurant
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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: witty, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: journalism, newspaper, journalist, newspaper man, verbal byplay, media satire, marriage proposal, stress, workplace situations, media, workplace, friends ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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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, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: stewardess, womanizer, newspaper man, american abroad, pilot, comedy of errors, unlikely couple, love triangle, romance, farce, airline, screwball ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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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 ...
Plot: incest, video camera, blackmail, investigation, newspaper man, death, neo-noir, wife husband relationship, tabloid, temptation, affair, filmmaker ...
Place: manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
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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: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: kgb, member of parliament, reporter, journalism, political corruption, mole, uncover truth, politics, death, newspaper man, crimes, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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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: suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: hacker, hospital, pedophile, bullet, threat, corruption, lawyer, investigation, crime, murder of a policewoman, mystery, psychiatrist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
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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, serious, bleak ...
Plot: rape, investigation, sexual abuse, hacker, journalist, mystery, crime, age difference, suspect, island, bondage, blow job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1966, year 1949, year 1954 ...
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden, australia
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 133 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: exciting, entertaining, fairy tale, light, semi serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, teleportation, magic, magical creature, magic wand, friendship, chase, rescue, adventure, robbery, englishman abroad, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, dungeon, england
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The Running Man (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: investigation, investigator, insurance, on the run, hidden identity, crime, manipulations, cons and scams, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, private detective ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: spain, england, paris france
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The Little Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Little Man lives happily in his little house in the Hollow Mountain. His peaceful life ends once he begins to have dreams about a mysterious house where he is to find what he desires. Even though he does not feel like having any desires, he ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: puppetry, puppet, children, retro, puppeteer, receptionist, shooting, compass, being followed, invention, poster, fireworks ...
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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: melancholic, dramatic, compassionate, light, talky ...
Plot: awkward situation, greed, marriage, manipulation, bad singing, concert, opera singer, singing, singer, heiress, pianist, recording studio ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 1920s, 1930s
Place: new york, 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, serious, scary, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, theater, serial killer, investigation, gory, crime, crimes, phantom, deadly, mystery, estate, mad scientist ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, england
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Finnegan Begin Again (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A schoolteacher in her early 40s, involved in a dead-end love affair with a married mortician, drifts into a relationship with an aging newspaperman.
Plot: columnist, widow, husband wife relationship, mortician, newspaper man
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Assassination in Rome (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 104 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: microfilm
Plot: missing husband, prostitution, murder, reporter, journalist, eurospy, italian mafia, knocked unconscious, american abroad, newspaper man, torture, red dress
Place: rome italy, venice
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The MatchMaker (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Marcy, a worker in the reelection campaign of bumbling Senator John McGlory, is sent to Ireland on a quest to find the Irish ancestry of Sen. McGlory, to help him win the Irish vote. But when Marcy arrives in the small village of Ballinagra, she ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: election campaign, small town life, romance, irish, culture clash, opposites attract, small town, couple relations, politics, village, nothing goes right, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, boston, europe, usa
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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.
Plot: scandal, power, newspaper publisher, career, age difference, actress, older man younger woman relationship, mansion, mistress, extramarital affair, movie star, newspaper man ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 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
Plot: italian gothic, reincarnation, dream, castle, countess, newspaper man, one eyed man, butler, victim, cousin cousin relationship, crime scene, newspaper reporter ...
Place: europe
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Der Fall Barschel (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 ...
Plot: german abroad, dead body in a bathtub, corrupt politician, mysterious death, press conference, government coverup, marital problem, unfaithful husband, husband wife conflict, investigative reporter, political scandal, arms deal ...
Time: year 1987
Place: geneva switzerland, zurich switzerland, hamburg germany, beirut lebanon
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Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Kryptonian villain General Zod (Terence Stamp) and his henchmen are accidentally freed from their outer-space imprisonment and threaten Earth with destruction, just as Superman (Christopher Reeve) decides to renounce his superpowers for his new ...
Style: exciting, serious, feel good, suspenseful, epic
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, space and aliens, secret identity, superhuman powers, world domination, self sacrifice, mission, adventure, save the day, fighting crime, save the world, heroic mission ...
Place: new york, usa
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Endangered Species (1982)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller about a New York ex-cop and an attractive female sheriff who fall in love while investigating a string of mysterious cattle mutilations in a small Colorado town. Urich is great as Reuben Castle, the retired alcoholic police lieutenant out ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: investigation, conspiracy, small town, reporter, journalist, blackmail, military, scientist, sheriff, mystery, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, wyoming
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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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: escapades, friends, pets, family, moral dilemma, adventure, friendship, family relations, disorder, police chief, motherhood, adoptive mother ...
Place: europe, holland
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Warlock Moon (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 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: demonic
Plot: spa, cannibalism, ritual, old woman, satanism, abandoned, cook, illegal drug, abandoned building, satanist, killing spree, mutilated body ...
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Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
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, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, good versus evil, adventure, superhuman powers, rivalry, master villain, fall in love, danger, imaginary, flying man, alien ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 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.
Plot: hospital, mistress, fear of death, stress, questioning, defibrillator, friendship, crying, doctor, doctor patient relationship, nurse, husband wife relationship ...
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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: emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, ambition, politics, head of state, paralysis, rehabilitation, tragic hero, rise and fall, rise to the top, human spirit, introspection, fighting the system ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: georgia, usa, washington d.c., new york state, florida
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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, serious, sexual, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: womanizer, strong sexual content, writer's life, romance, mental institution, school, artists and showbiz, city life, urban, immigrants, infidelity, looking for sex ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 60s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: france, paris france
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Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Switzerland, Canada, Panama
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, serious, feel good, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, north pole, criminal, sabotage, nuclear missile, crime fighter, galaxy, adventure, megalomaniac, good versus evil ...
Time: year 1978, 1960s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1966
Place: midwest, new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city ...
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Superman III (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: 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: stylized, semi serious, exciting, buddy comedy, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, bowling alley, super computer, megalomaniac, adventure, master villain, urban, secret identity, identity crisis, hacking, superhuman powers, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: kansas, arizona, colombia, italy
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Superman II (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
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, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, criminal, loss of virginity, niagara falls, adventure, world domination, megalomaniac, solitude, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, houston texas, france, washington d.c. ...
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