Tv news movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant tv news movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out clever, realistic, interesting, thought provoking, weird and cynical films and TV shows about / with tv news, suspense, journalism, television, media, murder, journalist, death, storytelling and reporter plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as tv news: The Newsroom (2012), Nightcrawler (2014), Christine (2016), Joker (2019), Broadcast News (1987), Halloween II (1981), The Post (2017), One Man and His Cow (2016), Titanic (1997), Network (1976).

List of tv news movies

The Newsroom (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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: clever, realistic, sincere, political, dramatic ...
Plot: journalism, politics, tv news, journalist, ethics, news, intelligence, against the rules, power of media, rebellion, workplace, ambitious ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Nightcrawler (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.
Style: neo noir, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: suspense, character study, journalism, sociopath, cynicism, obsession, journalist, morality, psychopath, ethics, home invasion, graphic violence ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, venice beach california
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Christine (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Christine is an ambitious 29-year-old news reporter, in Sarasota, FL, circa 1974. Relentlessly motivated to succeed, she knows she has talent, but being a driven career woman in the 1970s comes with its own challenges, especially when competition ...
Style: sad, bleak, melancholic, disturbing, depressing ...
Plot: suicide, depression, loneliness, tv news, mental illness, female reporter, female journalist, television reporter, television, workplace, existentialism, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, 20th century, year 1974
Place: new jersey, florida
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Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, bleak, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, villain, suspense, mental disorder, social problems, loneliness, psychological trauma, psycho, revenge, character change, insanity, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, year 1981, 20th century
Place: new york, new jersey, los angeles
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Broadcast News (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Basket-case network news producer Jane Craig falls for new reporter Tom Grunnick, a pretty boy who represents the trend towards entertainment news she despises. Aaron Altman, a talented but plain correspondent, carries an unrequited torch for Jane. ...
Style: talky, realistic, melancholic, funny, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: journalism, media, workplace, workplace romance, friendship, unrequited love, unlikely friendships, workaholic, love triangle, tv news, tv show, slutty attitude ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Halloween II (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her ...
Style: slasher, scary, splatter, bloody, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, hospital, halloween, murder, masked villain, male nudity, monster, stalking, tv news, sadistic psychopath, paramedic, injection ...
Time: year 1978, 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: midwest, usa, illinois
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The Post (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, UK, India
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: political, tense, inspirational, thought provoking, factual ...
Plot: journalism, expose, newspaper office, newspaper, cover up, truth, lie, wartime, journalist, freedom of the press, u.s. government, new york times ...
Time: 70s, year 1965, year 1971, year 1966, year 1949 ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, vietnam
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One Man and His Cow (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An Algerian man's life-long dream finally comes true when he receives an invitation to take his cow Jacqueline to the Paris International Agriculture Fair.
Style: road movie
Plot: humility, contest, drunk, customs, butcher, stage magician, magic show, solidarity, muslim, jailed, cow, dancing ...
Place: algeria, france, paris france, marseille
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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eccentric candy man Willy Wonka prompts a worldwide frenzy when he announces that golden tickets hidden inside five of his delicious candy bars will admit their lucky holders into his top-secret confectionary. But does Wonka have an agenda hidden ...
Style: feel good, humorous, surreal, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers, girls' night ...
Plot: chocolate, children, teacher, overweight child, mischievous children, childhood, tour guide, surrealism, factory, grandfather grandson relationship, poverty, inventor ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, west germany, paraguay, europe, arizona ...
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Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 194 min.
Story: 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sentimental, dramatic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids, teens ...
Plot: love, love story, titanic, disaster, ship, forbidden love, love and romance, fall in love, tragedy, survival, ocean, shipwreck ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 19th century, victorian era ...
Place: los angeles, new york, atlantic ocean, england
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Network (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A TV network cynically exploits a deranged ex-TV anchor's ravings and revelations about the media for their own profit.
Style: talky, political, realistic, clever, thought provoking ...
Plot: media, journalism, satire, television, corruption, adultery, media manipulation, dark humor, older man younger woman relationship, workplace, media satire, conspiracy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, california, los angeles
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Groundhog Day (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where he finds himself repeating the same day over and over.
Style: feel good, philosophical, romantic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens, family outing
Plot: time loop, existentialism, small town, time travel, time warp, life philosophy, groundhog day, love, redemption, repeated event, fall in love, hopes ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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Enchanted (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The beautiful princess Giselle is banished by an evil queen from her magical, musical animated land and finds herself in the gritty reality of the streets of modern-day Manhattan. Shocked by this strange new environment that doesn't operate on ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, feel good, stylized, parody ...
Audience: chick flick, kids, teens, girls' night, family outing ...
Plot: princess, magic, disney, true love, good versus evil, fall in love, witch, prince, dragon, imaginary kingdom, love and romance, magical ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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Bombshell (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on the real scandal, BOMBSHELL is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time; and the explosive story of the women who brought down the infamous man who created it.
Style: uplifting, political, sad, motivational, feminist film ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: scandal, sexual harassment, feminism, propaganda, pervert, conservative, abuse of power, mother daughter relationship, tv news, women, accusation, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 2010s, year 2016, 2000s, year 2006
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, cleveland ohio
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The Unholy (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alice, a young hearing-impaired girl who, after a supposed visitation from the Virgin Mary, is inexplicably able to hear, speak and heal the sick. As word spreads and people from near and far flock to witness her miracles, a disgraced journalist ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, mysterious, captivating, splatter ...
Plot: religion, virgin mary, suspense, mysticism, supernatural, macabre, church, witch, healing, investigation, tv news, press conference ...
Place: boston
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Arkansas (2020)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Kyle and Swin live by the orders of an Arkansas-based drug kingpin named Frog, whom they've never met. But when a deal goes horribly wrong, the consequences are deadly.
Style: captivating, tense, controversial, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: murder, park ranger, drugs, betrayal, drug cartel, tv news, manipulation, gangsters, violence, drug dealer, dishonesty, deal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: arkansas, alabama
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Papi Chulo (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A lonely TV weatherman strikes up an unusual friendship with a middle-aged Latino migrant worker.
Style: sentimental, melancholic, sexy, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, gay love, friendship, tv news, gay lead character, depression, unrequited love, loneliness, breakup, desperation, self loathing ...
Time: 21st century
Place: southern california, los angeles
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Happy Death Day (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A college student relives the day of her murder over and over again as she tries to discover her killer's identity.
Style: surprise ending, slasher, twist ending, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: time loop, time travel, college, college student, mystery killer, murderer, repeated event, dying repeatedly, murder, masked killer, alternate timeline, surprise birthday party ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: arizona
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Murder Mystery (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Italy, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After attending a gathering on a billionaire's yacht during a European vacation, a New York cop and his wife become prime suspects when he's murdered.
Style: entertaining, feel good, humorous, funny, satirical ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: murder, whodunit, amateur detective, yacht, troubled marriage, wanted, chase, police officer, inheritance, uncle nephew relationship, male protagonist, american abroad ...
Time: future
Place: mediterranean sea, new york, monte carlo, monaco
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Civic Duty (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American accountant bombarded with cable news and the media's obsession with terrorist plots in the post 9-11 world, receives a jolt when an unattached Islamic graduate student moves in next door.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, clever, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, accountant, dishonesty, liberal, special agents, obsession, politics, love and romance, fbi agent, racial slur, tv news, fear ...
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Reporters (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The editorial teams of a newspaper and a television channel.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing
Plot: journalism, reporter, media, tv news, corruption, journalist, newspaper, murder, current affairs, investigative reporter, suspense, investigative journalism ...
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The Perfect Dictatorship (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 143 min.
Story: TV MX, the most powerful Mexican Television Corporation, discloses a scandalous story involving Governor Carmelo Vargas in serious crimes and illicit business. Governor Vargas worried about his political future, decides to clean his image and ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, humorous, realistic, political ...
Plot: manipulation, journalism, media, media satire, political intrigue, political corruption, corrupt politician, campaign, dishonesty, state affairs, blackmail, governor ...
Time: 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
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Dog Bites Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Dog Bites Man is a partially improvised comedy television show on Comedy Central that aired in summer 2006. It began airing on The Comedy Channel in Australia in June 2007. The series was produced by DreamWorks Television.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, stylized, sitcom ...
Plot: workplace, journalism, comedian, journalist, media satire, celebrity culture, workplace situations, disorder, partners, social satire, joke, television ...
Time: 21st century
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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.
Style: parody, funny, humorous, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: journalism, father son relationship, reporter, workplace, dog, media satire, journalist, friendship, jealousy, rivalry, media, tv show ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1979, year 1980 ...
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city, san diego california
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Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a documentary crew travels back to the scene of the tragedy to find out what really happened.
Style: dark, disturbing, slasher, scary, spooky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, halloween, haunted house, dark secret, supernatural, house, hanging, basement, mysterious death, group of friends, abandoned hotel, investigation ...
Time: 2000s
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Murphy Brown (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from November 14, 1988, to May 18, 1998, for a total of 247 episodes. The program starred Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, talky, not serious ...
Plot: workplace, journalism, female protagonist, television reporter, workplace situations, media satire, tv show, single parent, mother daughter relationship, female journalist, news anchor, tv news ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c.
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Chocolate News (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Chocolate News is a satirical news show hosted and head written by David Alan Grier with an emphasis on African American culture. The show aired on Wednesday nights at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central as a lead-in to their other news satire programs, The ...
Style: parody, not serious, cynical, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: satire, society, comedian, social satire, pop culture, journalist, fake news report, absurd humor, tv news, suspense, media, hip hop culture ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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That Was The Week That Was (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Topical political satire program that poked fun at the events of the week. A series of musical numbers, skits, and irreverent humor. It prided itself on being controversial.
Style: political
Plot: tv news, entertainment, journalist, stand up comedian, social satire, comedian, political satire, journalism, fake news report, joke, politics, topical humor ...
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief ...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychological, tragicomedy, motivational, touching ...
Plot: small town, police brutality, rape, death of daughter, loss of daughter, regret, revenge, guilty conscience, anger, desperation, suicide, small town life ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri, idaho
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The Laramie Project (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "The Laramie Project" is set in and around Laramie, Wyoming, in the aftermath of the murder of 21-year-old Matthew Shepard. To create the stage version of "The Laramie Project," the eight-member New York-based Tectonic Theatre ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, bleak, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: murder, gay bashing, gay, politics, gay slur, gay interest, violence, hypocrisy, sin, lgbt, life is a bitch, lesbian ...
Time: 90s, year 1998, 21st century
Place: usa, wyoming, california, san francisco
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