Media movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant media movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, serious, clever and entertaining films and TV shows about / with media, dialogue, brutality, storytelling, catastrophe, mentor, society, fantasy world, journalism and pornography plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as media: Scandal (2012), UnREAL (2015), The Ugly Truth (2009), S.F.W. (1994), Absolute Power (2003), Black Mirror (2011), Spice World (1997), The Hunger Games (2012), The Campaign (2012), Real Boys (2010).
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Black Mirror (2011)
Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
UK
60 min.
 8.9
Absolute Power (2003)
Comedy
UK
29 min.
 8.2
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Followed (2019)
Horror
USA
Pork Pie (2017)
Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
New Zealand
105 min.
 6.4

List of media movies

 7.8
 62K
Scandal (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Everyone has secrets and Olivia Pope has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the elite by keeping those secrets under wraps. Pope and her team are at the top of their game when it comes to getting the job done for ...
Style: serious, stylized, clever, twists and turns, bleak ...
Plot: white house, workplace situations, media, president, relationship vs career, secret, lawyer, senator, ambition, politics, workplace, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 7.9
 12K
UnREAL (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of a hit dating competition show, "UnREAL" is led by Rachel, a young staffer whose sole job is to manipulate her relationships with and among the contestants to get the vital dramatic and outrageous footage the ...
Style: realistic, biting, twists and turns, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: media, showbiz, dishonesty, manipulations, media satire, artists and showbiz, reality tv, workplace intrigue, tv show, workplace situations, blind ambition, eligible bachelor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.5
 184K
The Ugly Truth (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an ...
Style: witty, feel good, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, battle of the sexes, womanizer, workplace, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, looking for love, male objectification, looking for sex, media, tv show, producer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco
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 5.9
 4K
S.F.W. (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An alienated and misanthropic teenager gains sudden and unwanted celebrity status after he's taken hostage by terrorists where his indifference to their threats to kill him makes news headlines.
Style: semi serious, humorous, surreal, clever, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: media, survival, hostage, terrorism, escape, teenage girl, celebrity, teenager, kidnapping, tragic event, homecoming, popularity ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 8.2
 838
Absolute Power (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Stephen Fry and John Bird star as spin doctors Charles Prentiss and Martin McCabe as they bring the popular and satirical Radio 4 comedy Absolute Power to BBC Two. Stephen as Prentiss and John as McCabe are an unscrupulous pair who run the blue chip ...
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous, biting, realistic ...
Plot: media, workplace, celebrity, manipulations, media satire, politics, sitcom, manipulation, scandal, workplace situations, dishonesty, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 8.9
 248K
Black Mirror (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A contemporary British re-working of The Twilight Zone with stories that tap into the collective unease about our modern world.  Over the last ten years, technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives before we've had time to ...
Style: thought provoking, dark humor, biting, clever, cynical ...
Plot: human nature, social decay, media satire, computers and web, society, technology gone awry, chaos, technophobia, technology, media, alternate reality, politician ...
Time: future
Place: england
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 3.4
 30K
Spice World (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film follows the Spice Girls and their entourage (mostly fictional characters) - manager Clifford, his assistant Deborah, filmmaker Piers (who is trying to shoot a documentary on "the real Spice Girls") and others in their everyday ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: music, bus, music band, performer's life, on the road, friendship, media, desire for fame, celebrity culture, disorder, paparazzi, concert ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: london, england, europe, tower bridge london
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The Hunger Games (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, contests and competitions, young heroes, future dystopia, against the odds, death, danger, rivalry, heroes, youth, moral dilemma, trap ...
Time: future
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 6.1
 116K
The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, witty, ironic ...
Plot: politics, farce, congressman, election campaign, political corruption, uninhibited rivalry, campaign, ambition, media, rivalry, debate, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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 6.1
 862
Real Boys (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Story: Normal, ordinary Russian guy Kohl could not decide between the life "on the region" and the world of the Permian elite society. Throughout the series it offers a fascinating and funny stories.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, tense, exciting ...
Plot: friends, sitcom, parents and children, petty criminal, videotaping, urban, media, crumbling relationship, reconciliation, tv show, crimes, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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 6.0
 47K
Walk of Shame (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reporter's dream of becoming a news anchor is compromised after a one-night stand leaves her stranded in downtown L.A. without a phone, car, ID or money - and only 8 hours to make it to the most important job interview of her life.
Style: humorous, realistic, funny, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: nothing goes right, disorder, blonde, comedy of errors, race against time, journalist, one-night stand, media, once in a lifetime opportunity, urban, stereotypes, stupidity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
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 8.9
 408K
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, witty, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political intrigue, manipulations, politics, state affairs, blind ambition, political corruption, intrigue, lobbyist, white house, postmodernism, drugs/alcohol, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building
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 6.8
 2K
Death Watch (1980)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Roddy has a camera implanted in his brain. He is then hired by a television producer to film a documentary of terminally ill Katherine, without her knowledge. His footage will then be run on the popular TV series, "Death Watch".
Style: bleak, serious, futuristic, disturbing, psychological
Plot: media, terminal illness, fighting the system, neo noir, euthanasia, reporter, uncover truth, future dystopia, media satire, tv show, voyeurism, society ...
Time: future, near future
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland
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Breaking News (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an ambulatory TV news unit live broadcasts the embarrassing defeat of a police battalion by five bank robbers in a ballistic showdown, the credibility of the police force drops to a nadir. While on a separate investigation in a run-down ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: media, police, chase, car chase, bank, criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, hoodlum, criminal's revenge, gang, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Katniss Everdeen reluctantly becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion against the autocratic Capitol.
Style: futuristic, bleak, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, future dystopia, rebellion, revolution, danger, adventure, heroes, society, social decay, youth, life is a bitch, female protagonist ...
Time: future
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 6.7
 4K
Free Rainer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Frustrated, because he is forced to produce bad TV-shows, a manager of a TV-station, enters the station and manipulates the ratings, to initiate a TV-revolution.
Style: feel good, serious, realistic
Plot: hacker, manipulations, starting over, redemption, media satire, tv show, dishonesty, media, social misfits, misfit, society, power of media ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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Tower of Terror (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A disgraced reporter investigates an abandoned luxury hotel where five people mysteriously disappeared sixty years earlier.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Plot: elevator, hotel, ghost, hollywood, supernatural ability, danger, supernatural, journalism, crimes, media, rivalry, family problems ...
Place: usa
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Sonny with a Chance (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Sonny with a Chance is an American children's sitcom which aired on Disney Channel, created by Steve Marmel, that follows the experiences of teenager Sonny Munroe, portrayed by Demi Lovato, who becomes the newest accepted cast member of her ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: teenage life, friendship, hollywood, artists and showbiz, youth, friends, best friends, media, sitcom, teenager, family, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa
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 8.5
 295K
Modern Family (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan is a wonderfully large and blended family. They give us an honest and often hilarious look into the sometimes warm, sometimes twisted, embrace of the modern family.
Style: humorous, cynical, not serious, realistic
Plot: parents and children, family life, generation gap, everyday life, step parent, adoption, mother daughter relationship, sitcom, couple relations, family, adolescence, immature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, southern california
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Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping-a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her favorite fashion magazine, but can't quite get her foot in the door-until ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, funny, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: shopping, rise to the top, addiction, love and romance, fashion, temptation, city life, overnight success, workplace romance, journalism, ambition, journal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, london
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 6.0
 61K
Domino (2005)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The daughter of actor, Laurence Harvey turns away from her career as a Ford model to become a bounty hunter.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, stylized, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, dishonesty, strong female character, violence, human nature, rebelliousness, twists & turns, media satire, media ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, afghanistan
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The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Mikael Blomkvist, publisher of Millennium magazine, has made his living exposing the crooked and corrupt practices of establishment Swedish figures. So when a young journalist approaches him with a meticulously researched thesis about sex ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, journalist, hacker, murder, arson, friendship, rape, secret service, on the run, dishonesty, crime, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden
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Filth: The Mary Whitehouse Story (2008)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of the rise of morals crusader Mary Whitehouse in the UK in the 1960's,
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, thought provoking, biting
Plot: media, campaign, couple relations, couples, private vs public, campaigning, threatening telephone call, ignorance, tv, morality, censorship, art teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england
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The Eichmann Show (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The behind-the-scenes true life story of a groundbreaking producer, Milton Fruchtman, and blacklisted TV director Leo Hurwitz who, overcoming enormous obstacles, set out to capture the testimony of one of the war's most notorious Nazis, Adolf ...
Style: serious, clever, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: trial, media, tv show, shoah, genocide, television crew, nazi, war criminal, director, judge, propaganda, journalist ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: israel, jerusalem
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 4.6
 59K
Junior (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As part of a fertility research project, a male scientist agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, science, scientist, farce, switching roles, baby, experiment gone awry, disorder, inventions and discoveries, nothing goes right, fall in love, fertility ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1994, twentieth century
Place: san francisco
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The Bang Bang Club (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada, South Africa
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the early to mid '90s, when the South African system of apartheid was in its death throes, four photographers - Greg Marinovich, Kevin Carter, Ken Oosterbroek and João Silva - bonded by their friendship and a sense of purpose, worked ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: apartheid, media, photojournalist, photographer, newspaper, drugs/alcohol, journalism, political unrest, society, state affairs, interracial relations, discrimination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1994, 1990s
Place: south africa, africa
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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: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic, cynical
Plot: media, media satire, political corruption, tv station, corrupt politician, dishonesty, state affairs, journalism, manipulations, political intrigue, campaign, tv news ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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 3.6
 1K
Live Virgin (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When your father is a pornographer, what can you do to shock him? If you're Katrina Bartalotti, you announce that you're going to lose your virginity -- live on the Internet, for the whole world to see.
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: media, voyeurism, high school, rebelliousness, parents and children, youth, media satire, teenage life, artists and showbiz, family relations, virginity, internet ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel
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The Man Who Sued God (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lawyer becomes a fisherman from frustration. When his one piece of property, his boat, is struck by lightning and destroyed he is denied insurance money because it was “an act of God”. He re-registers as a lawyer and sues the insurance company ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: church, fisherman, lightning, legal, media, lawsuit, insurance, legal action, courtroom, courtroom drama, god, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
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The Onion Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Venerable newscaster Norm Archer reports the latest news in politics, health, culture and entertainment - such as an automotive recall of decapitation-inducing "Neckbelts" and a study finding that "depression hits losers ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, ethnic humor ...
Plot: parody, journalism, office, sketch, media, terrorism, danger, politics, media satire, role playing, comedy team, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine
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