Fake news report movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fake news report movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, parody, realistic, not serious, suspense and witty films and TV shows about / with fake news report, satire, news satire, joke, tv news, media, journalism, social satire, media satire and comedian plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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fake news report movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as fake news report: Dog Bites Man (2006), Chocolate News (2008), Brass Eye (1997), The Hater (2020), That Was The Week That Was (1963), That Was The Week That Was (1962), Cheap Seats (2004), Rutland Weekend Television (1975), Ernest Goes to Splash Mountain (1989), Countdown to Looking Glass (1984).

List of fake news report movies

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: journalism, journalist, comedian, workplace, media satire, celebrity culture, workplace situations, partners, disorder, social satire, stand up comedian, television ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
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: parody, not serious, humorous, talky, clever ...
Plot: politics, satire, political satire, silly humor, state affairs, society, artists and showbiz, absurd humor, joke, celebrity, comedian, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.7
 536
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, journalist, pop culture, fake news report, absurd humor, media satire, hip hop culture, media, hip hop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 8.6
 11K
Brass Eye (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Controversial spoof of current-affairs TV and the role of celebrity in the UK.
Style: parody, biting, cynical, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: satire, journalism, celebrity, controversy, fake news report, current affairs, figment, campaign, notoriety, media coverage, reporter, media ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
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 7.1
 15K
The Hater (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A duplicitous young man finds success in the dark world of social media smear tactics — but his virtual vitriol soon has violent real-life consequences.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: social media, public relations, hi-tech, manipulation, social network, fake news report, presidential election, sponsor, vengeance, virtual world, revenge, social issues ...
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Everybody He Is Nice, Everybody He Is Beautiful (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Selon "Radio plus près de Dieu", rien n'est conçu sans Dieu, surtout pas les shampoings, produits de beauté, la vente des disques... Un animateur dénonce cette escroquerie à l'antenne, ce qui lui vaut d'être licencié. ...
Plot: satire, media manipulation, rehearsal, theater, fake news report, catholic priest, sexual harassment, food poisoning, hoax, assassination attempt, fired from the job, cuban revolution ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france
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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.
Plot: politics, guest, social satire, monologue, fake news report, political satire, entertainment, topical humor, tv news, journalism, stand up comedian, journalist ...
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That Was The Week That Was (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: That Was the Week That Was, informally TWTWTW or TW3, is a satirical television comedy programme on BBC Television in 1962 and 1963. It was devised, produced and directed by Ned Sherrin and presented by David Frost. An American version by the same ...
Plot: satire, political humor, current affairs, political satire, fake news report, british, pop culture, tv news, comedian, variety show, monologue, journalist ...
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 8.6
 850
Cheap Seats (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cheap Seats without Ron Parker, commonly shortened to Cheap Seats, is a television program broadcast on ESPN Classic hosted by brothers Randy and Jason Sklar. The brothers appear as fictional ESPN tape librarians who amuse themselves by watching ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, parody ...
Plot: comedian, athlete's life, lifestyle, media satire, contests and competitions, golf, sport, media, entertainment, satire, monologue, fake news report ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Rutland Weekend Television (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rutland Weekend Television was a television sketch show on BBC2, written by Eric Idle with music by Neil Innes. Two series were broadcast, the first consisting of six episodes in 1975, the second of seven in 1976. A Christmas special also aired on ...
Style: parody, cynical, witty, clever, surreal ...
Plot: showbiz, tv show, rock, artists and showbiz, music, media satire, disorder, silly humor, media, music band, fictional band, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, england
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Ernest Goes to Splash Mountain (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: An exciting mock documentary produced for the opening of the Splash Mountain attraction at Disneyland. Ernest Goes To Splash Mountain chronicles the adventures of Ernest P. Worrell who trains as America's first "Splashtranaut" ...
Plot: disneyland, amusement park, fake news report, training, report
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Countdown to Looking Glass (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fictional confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union over the Strait of Hormuz, the gateway to the Persian Gulf. The narrative of the film details the events that lead up to the initial exchange of nuclear weapons from the ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: nuclear holocaust, anti war protest, nuclear war, cold war, geopolitics, military service, disaster, catastrophe, mass death, mayhem, american politics, downbeat ending ...
Place: usa, ussr, saudi arabia, middle east
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F.A.R.T.: The Movie (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Russell has two passions: watching television and farting! He also loves Heather. Heather HATES farting. The eternal triangle! One day she warns him, "if they ever allow farting on television, you'll never leave the house!" One ...
Style: cult film
Plot: dream within a dream, dating, husband wife relationship, elevator, beer, it was all a dream, fake news report, homeless man, new year's eve, new year's eve party, gas mask, bus ...
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Our RoboCop Remake (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Our RoboCop Remake is a crowd-sourced film project based on the 1987 Paul Verhoeven classic. Organized through Channel 101 and a bunch of other places, we're 50 filmmakers (amateur and professional) from Los Angeles and New York who have split ...
Style: parody, neo noir, remake of cult film
Plot: drunkenness, flashback, police, dog, christmas, snow, cat, cocaine, sexual assault, martial arts, police shootout, opera ...
Time: future
Place: detroit
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Saturday Night Live (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels. The show's comedy sketches, which parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: musician, singer, politics, performance, cross dressing, comedian, actor, workplace, artists and showbiz, friends, celebrity culture, adult humor ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, new york, america
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The Last Broadcast (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bristling with equipment, two enthusiastic local access cable TV producers recruit an assistant and venture into a forest in search of the mythical and horrifying Jersey Devil. Days later, only one of the trio emerges. He becomes the prime suspect ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, scary ...
Plot: murder, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, satellite, amateur detective, mysterious character, mystery, obsessive quest, filmmaking, filmmaker, evidence ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
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Born in Flames (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: In a future where a socialist government gains power, a group of women decides to organize and rebel.
Style: biting, thought provoking, realistic, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: feminism, revolution, militant, working class, nudity (full frontal - brief), injustice, dark humor, chaos, fighting the system, gender, state affairs, gays and lesbians ...
Time: future
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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The Day Today (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Day Today is a surreal British parody of television current affairs programmes, broadcast in 1994, and created by the comedians Armando Iannucci and Chris Morris. It is an adaptation of the radio programme On the Hour, which was broadcast on BBC ...
Style: parody, cynical, biting, suspense, not serious ...
Plot: satire, journalism, politically correct, cliche, sport, state affairs, media, politics, celebrity culture, media satire, tv show, current affairs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
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The Rick Mercer Report (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A weekly helping of topical satire, funny takes on the week's top stories and Canada-wide adventures.
Style: witty, humorous, parody, suspense, talky ...
Plot: politics, journalism, media satire, celebrity culture, society, state affairs, social satire, stand up comedian, live performance, celebrity, political satire, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Attention, comedy fans: NOT THE NINE O'CLOCK NEWS is the real thing. This is scathing, no-holds-barred Brit humor at its best. Rapid-fire skits starring Rowan Atkinson (Mr. Bean) are as politically incorrect as they are side-bustingly funny, ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty
Plot: satire, media, artists and showbiz, news, disorder, silly humor, media satire, pop culture, joke, politics, comedian, social satire ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery... With his resourceful local guide Pablito (Jamel Debbouze), D an has one surprise after another ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, disorder, fish out of water, legends and myths, adventure, obsessive quest, animal life, tour guide, reporter, power of media, media sensation, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
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 8.2
 1.1M
V for Vendetta (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as 'V' conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When 'V' rescues a young woman from the secret police, he ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, stylized, philosophical, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: revolution, fighting the system, distopia, vengeance, freedom, rebellion, vigilantism, society, future dystopia, mysterious character, revenge, dark hero ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, britain
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 7.4
 632K
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock. In the meantime, Parker still ...
Style: sincere, exciting, sentimental, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, double life, super villain, teenage hero, scientist, secret identity, mad scientist, disguise, student, good versus evil, spider man character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, plymouth, manhattan new york city
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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: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Plot: satire, journalism, terrorism, office, media, racism, media satire, society, disorder, politics, television, journalist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A series of loosely connected skits that spoof news programs, commercials, porno films, kung-fu films, disaster films, blaxploitation films, spy films, mafia films, and the fear that somebody is watching you on the other side of the TV.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, absurd ...
Plot: satire, martial arts, family relations, disorder, culture clash, nothing goes right, siblings relations, journalism, joke, hare krishna, murder, kung fu ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1957, 50s, 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, kansas
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This Hour Has 22 Minutes (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: This Hour Has 22 Minutes is a weekly Canadian television comedy that airs on CBC Television. Launched in 1993 during Canada's 35th general election, the show focuses on Canadian politics, combining news parody, sketch comedy and satirical ...
Style: parody, suspense, biting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: politics, satire, media, artists and showbiz, state affairs, society, celebrity culture, tv show, cult, media satire, comedian, journalist ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary
Place: canada
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Kids in the Hall: Death Comes to Town (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: In the small town of Shuckton, Ontario, which has just placed a bid to host the 2028 Summer Olympics, its mayor, Larry Bowman, is found murdered. As the authorities investigate, other townsfolk with a personal history to the deceased mayor conduct ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, clever, suspense ...
Plot: murder, mayor, small town, investigation, murder investigation, crumbling relationship, dark humor, social relations, incompetent police, crimes, amateur detective, small town life ...
Place: canada
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 6.5
 8K
Force (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A vengeful drug-dealer/gangster targets and terrorizes an entire police unit and their families.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, romance, fighting crime, rivalry, crimes, tough law enforcer, tough heroes, love affair, good versus evil, brother brother relationship, murder, drug smuggling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Jon Benjamin Has a Van (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jon Benjamin Has a Van is a live-action television comedy series that aired in the summer of 2011 on Comedy Central. The series stars Jon Benjamin as a reporter who tours around in a van to deliver uninteresting news to the viewers and to ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, cynical ...
Plot: media satire, media, society, disorder, journalist, journalism, journey, on the road, investigative journalism, journal, politically correct, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Royal Canadian Air Farce (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy sketch show focusing on Canadian events and affairs.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, parody ...
Plot: politics, journalism, state affairs, media, lifestyle, society, head of state, new year, media satire, celebrity culture, political satire, fake news report ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
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