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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 biting films and TV shows about / with media, media satire, journalism, society, tv show, reporter, television, politics, journalist and disorder plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and War genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as media: UnREAL (2015), Scandal (2012), Walk of Shame (2014), House of Cards (2013), S.F.W. (1994), Absolute Power (2003), Spice World (1997), Death Watch (1980), Comedy Now! (1997), Maron (2013).
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House of Cards
Drama
USA
51 min.
 8.9
Walk of Shame
Comedy
USA
95 min.
 6.0
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Horror
USA
Pork Pie
Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
New Zealand
105 min.
 6.4

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 7.9
 11K
UnREAL
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: twists and turns, entertaining, captivating, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace intrigue, competition, showbiz, tv show, dishonesty, media, media satire, workplace situations, reality tv, eligible bachelor, manipulations, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.8
 62K
Scandal
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, strong female character, politics, president, lawyer, relationship vs career, political thriller, workplace situations, media, murder, gladiator, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 6.0
 47K
Walk of Shame
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: funny, humorous, light, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: blonde, comedy of errors, race against time, stereotypes, stupidity, journalist, life philosophy, mentor, creativity, media, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
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 8.9
 408K
House of Cards
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: captivating, clever, witty, tense, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, political intrigue, political corruption, blind ambition, manipulations, state affairs, dishonesty, power relations, postmodernism, drugs/alcohol, u.s. congress, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building
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 5.9
 4K
S.F.W.
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: clever, surreal, semi serious, humorous, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hostage, friendship, media, terrorism, store, violence, reality tv, crimes, danger, destiny, dialogue, weapons ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 8.2
 838
Absolute Power
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: talky, humorous, semi serious, biting, realistic ...
Plot: media, workplace, manipulations, media satire, workplace situations, dishonesty, celebrity, celebrity culture, showbiz, campaign, sitcom, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 3.4
 30K
Spice World
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, music band, performer's life, friendship, on the road, desire for fame, celebrity culture, stereotypes, disorder, paparazzi, bus, concert ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: london, england, europe, tower bridge london
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 6.8
 2K
Death Watch
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: serious, bleak, futuristic, psychological, disturbing
Plot: media, fighting the system, neo noir, uncover truth, future dystopia, terminal illness, media satire, tv show, voyeurism, society, tragic hero, reporter ...
Time: future, near future
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland
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Filth: The Mary Whitehouse Story
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, thought provoking, biting
Plot: media, couple relations, campaign, couples, private vs public, hypocrisy, christian, conservatism, religious fundamentalist, morality, art teacher, threatening telephone call ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england
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 4.9
 246
Comedy Now!
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Story: Comedy Now! is a Canadian comedy television series which debuted in 1997 featuring the newest in Canadian comedic talent. The show has won numerous Gemini Awards as well as many international awards. It is broadcast in Canada on The Comedy Network ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, live comedy, comic, canadian humor ...
Plot: media, society, parody, state affairs, music, social relations, workplace, politics, husband wife relationship, dating, irreverence, singing ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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 7.7
 4K
Maron
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Marc Maron has been a comedian for 25 years. He’s had his problems. He was an angry, drunk, self involved, twice divorced compulsive mess for most of his adult life, but with the popularity of a podcast he does in his garage and a life of ...
Style: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic
Plot: media, sitcom, midlife crisis, radio show, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, radio, cat, self involved, lifestyle, garage, divorced man
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday
Genre: Comedy, News
Country: USA
Story: Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday is an American limited-run series broadcast on NBC. It is a political satire news show spin-off from Saturday Night Live, featuring that show's "Weekend Update" segment. It initially ran for ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: media, politics, parody, artists and showbiz, society, state affairs, political satire, live audience, live performance, live broadcast, actress playing multiple roles, monologue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Ben Stiller Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 306 min.
Story: The Ben Stiller Show is the name of two sketch comedy television shows that aired on MTV from 1990 to 1991, and then on Fox from September 1992 to January 1993. The Fox show stars Ben Stiller, Andy Dick, Janeane Garofalo and Bob Odenkirk. Character ...
Style: alternative comedy
Plot: media, parody, disorder, fake commercial, actor, celebrity impersonation, celebrity guest, irreverence, sexual humor, stereotype, rock music, guest ...
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 6.8
 306
The Chronicle
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The Chronicle is the name of a science fiction television series on the Sci Fi Channel. The series is based on the "News from the Edge" series of novels by Mark Sumner, a St. Louis, Missouri based author. The show was originally sold to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat
Plot: media, ghost, journalism, down on your luck, supernatural, space and aliens, paranormal investigation, paranormal, journalist, tabloid, alien contact, alien abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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 3.8
 131
Cracking Up
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: What would happen if a 9.7 magnitude earthquake were to strike the L.A. area? This is what "Cracking Up" looks at from the lighter side. The movie is composed of individual skits of original material by the actors spun around this ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: media, chaos and mayhem, adventure, forces of nature, media satire, danger, escapades, disorder, earthquake, absurd humor
Place: california
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Breaking News
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: bank, criminal heroes, media, crime, police investigation, criminal's revenge, gang, hostages, chase, master criminal, police, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Eichmann Show
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: tv show, media, trial, shoah, genocide, death threat, television crew, nazi, director, war criminal, television, journalist ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: israel, jerusalem
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 8.1
 125K
Network
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: clever, talky, witty, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: corruption, murder, television, journalism, insanity, assassination, business, workplace romance, fighting the system, reality tv, greed, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, california, new york
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Deadline Gallipoli
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 197 min.
Story: Three journalists, Charles Bean, Ellis Ashmead Bartlett and Phillip Schuler, arrive at Gallipoli with the invading British and Allied troops in 1915. They will report the war but are prevented from getting out the true story of an unfolding ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: journalism, war, battle zone, media, idealism, danger, trench warfare, soldier, world war one
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: middle east
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 7.8
 235
History Bites
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Canada
Story: History Bites was a television series on the History Television network that ran from 1998-2003. Created by Rick Green, History Bites explored what would be on television if the medium had been around for the last 5,000 years of human history. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: reenactment, media satire, parody, media, pop culture, television, social satire, celebrity, politics, joke, educational program, celebrity impersonation ...
Place: canada
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Crank Yankers
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Crank Yankers is an American television show produced by Adam Carolla, Jimmy Kimmel and Daniel Kellison that featured actual crank calls made by show regulars and celebrity guests, and re-enacted onscreen by puppets for a visual aid to show the ...
Plot: puppets, dishonesty, media, partners, power relations, social relations, disorder, vulgarity, practical joke, puppet, comedian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 3.8
 539
Ratboy
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A failed window dresser exploits a being with rat-like features in an effort to make money.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: store, disability, media, society, fighting the system, deadly creature, journalism, rising to stardom, celebrity culture, cons and scams, mutant, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
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 6.6
 578
Blue Dream
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A news writer finds himself caught up in a world of sex, drugs and corporate takeovers as he tries to solve a series of murders.
Style: surreal, semi serious, realistic
Plot: journalism, media, hotshot hero, sexual relations, computers and web, crimes, couples, female nudity, male nudity, pubic hair
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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 5.8
 2K
Hits
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A talentless teen will do anything to get on TV's "The Voice." Meanwhile, her father, a municipal worker, creates an uproar when a video of his rants at City Hall goes viral.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, biting ...
Plot: media satire, small town, media, celebrity culture, computers and web, society, delusion, teenager, talent, fame, viral video, youtube ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.6
 638
The Vault
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: The year is 2016. TV sucks. Ratings - at least at one major network - are at an all-time low. Desperate to save their jobs, the executives make an unprecedented decision: It's time to pull the plug. On everything. All programming must go. But ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, futuristic, cliffhanger
Plot: tv show, mystery, media, contests and competitions, riddles and clues, confined, danger, button, college, university, game show, ratings ...
Time: 21st century, future
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 5.9
 349
Pirate TV
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: tv show, media, rebellion, misfit partners, innocence lost, rebelliousness, adolescence vs adulthood, media satire, fighting the system, partners, society, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
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1,000 Times Good Night
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Norway, Ireland, Sweden
Duration: 117 min.
Story: On assignment while photographing a female suicide bomber in Kabul, Rebecca – one of the world’s top war photojournalists - gets badly hurt. Back home, another bomb drops as her husband and daughters give her an ultimatum: her work or her family.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: photojournalist, journalism, media, parents and children, relationship vs career, society, battle zone, family relations, war, riding a bicycle, bicycle, fire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, ireland, europe, kenya, afghanistan ...
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 7.4
 9K
Talk to Me
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Washington D.C. radio personality Ralph "Petey" Greene, an ex-con who became a popular talk show host and community activist in the 1960s.
Style: talky, serious, sincere, realistic, witty ...
Plot: radio, friendship, prison, assassination, radio show, cancer, death, drinking, manager, media, rags to riches, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c.
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 4.9
 2K
The Bomber
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Victoriastadium is totally destroyed in a bomb attack and Christina Furhage, head-responsible for the Olympic Games in Stockholm, dies with it. Why did someone destroy the stadium and why is Christina murdered? The police desperately seek for ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense ...
Plot: deadly, media, contests and competitions, journalism, terrorism, crimes, danger, rivalry, female protagonist, female reporter, tabloid, explosive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 3.2
 5K
Ringmaster
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Springer stars as more or less himself, the host of a raunchy, controversial and popular Los Angeles talk show which features everyday people with problems and who frequently vent thrir problems on the air.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, tv show, television, violence, pornography, media, revenge, society, family, disorder, suburbs, reality tv ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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