Anchor movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant anchor movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, not serious, clever, semi serious and witty films and TV shows about / with anchor, media, workplace, disorder, tv show, television, mentor, storytelling, workplace situations and dialogue plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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anchor movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as anchor: Network (1976), Shark Tale (2004), LateLine (1998), Curling King (2011), Midnight FM (2010), Voice of a Murderer (2007), The Ages of Love (2011), Being Mary Jane (2013), After Lately (2011), Pete versus Life (2010).

List of anchor movies

 8.1
 129K
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: cynical, dark humor, talky, witty, clever ...
Plot: network, anchor, corruption, murder, workaholic, media, racial slur, suicidal, gay slur, adultery, tv show, ratings ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, california
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 6.0
 153K
Shark Tale (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oscar is a small fish whose big aspirations often get him into trouble. Meanwhile, Lenny is a great white shark with a surprising secret that no sea creature would guess: He's a vegetarian. When a lie turns Oscar into an improbable hero and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, funny, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: shark, fish, underwater, adventure, animal life, anthropomorphism, anthropomorphic animal, friendship, talking animals, animals, anchor, reggae ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.1
 90
LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: LateLine is an American TV sitcom that ran on NBC from March 17, 1998, through March 16, 1999. Due to an abrupt cancellation, there were seven unaired episodes. Created by John Markus and Al Franken, LateLine depicted the behind-the-scenes ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: sitcom, journalism, celebrity culture, workplace romance, disorder, couples, anchor, politics, workplace, campaign, media, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s
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 6.2
 2K
Curling King (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Once a great curling star, Truls Paulsen is diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder and banned from competition. But when he learns that his old friend and coach Gordon is on his deathbed, Truls, heavily-medicated decides to compete again, in ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: misfit partners, goofy hero, sport team, anchor, disorder, partners, ex athlete, buddies, friends, money raising, contests and competitions, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
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 6.6
 2K
Midnight FM (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Popular TV anchorwoman & late night radio host Sun-Young prepares to work her final radio program. After this program she will prepare to take her ill daughter to America the following morning. During the radio show Ko Sun-Young receives a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: kidnapping, chases and races, radio show, hostages, crimes, justice, vigilantism, psychopath, retiring, danger, woman in danger, anchor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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Voice of a Murderer (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a top-notch task force to work ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, based on true events ...
Plot: kidnapping, family problems, mind game, chase, police investigation, blackmail, death of child, reporter, rivalry, missing person, couple relations, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
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The Ages of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Roberto is a young and ambitious lawyer who is going to marry Sara. His whole life is perfectly planned out. During a expropriation which he is in charge of, he meets Micol, a gorgeous and provocative young woman from a small village in Tuscany. ...
Style: touching, sexy, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, romance, life turned upside down, sexual relations, fall in love, love affair, love, infidelity, sex addict, concierge, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, tuscany, italy
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Being Mary Jane (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mary Jane Paul is a one-woman-show: a successful TV news anchor, and an entirely self-sufficient powerhouse who remains devoted to a family that doesn't share her motivation. Intense drama and unforgettable moments unfold as Mary Jane juggles ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: relationship vs career, family values, producer, workplace, workplace situations, family relations, anchor, ambition, tv news, african american woman, woman, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.3
 558
After Lately (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: After Lately is an American television comedy. The series depicts, in mockumentary style, the behind the scenes goings-on at the office of the late-night talk show Chelsea Lately. The cast is made up of the actual writers and performers of Chelsea ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: network, producer, celebrity culture, workplace situations, media satire, artists and showbiz, workplace, backstage, showbiz, media, parody, sitcom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Pete versus Life (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pete versus Life is a Channel 4 sitcom created by George Jeffrie and Bert Tyler-Moore. It stars Rafe Spall and the first episode was aired on 6 August 2010. It was recommissioned for a second series after averaging 1.6 million viewers and a young ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, cynical, talky, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, self involved, politically correct, sexual relations, twentysomething life, media, lifestyle, failed attempt, singleness, soccer, young people, anchor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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 8.0
 9K
The Hour (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A behind-the-scenes drama and espionage thriller in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news programme.
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, tense, realistic
Plot: reporter, investigation, sexism, tv show, workplace, media coverage, unfulfillment, coworker, challenge, network, backstage, career ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
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Drop the Dead Donkey (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Story: Drop the Dead Donkey is a situation comedy that first aired on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom between 1990 and 1998. It is set in the offices of “GlobeLink News”, a fictional TV news company. Recorded close to transmission, it made use of ...
Style: realistic, biting, witty, humorous, not serious
Plot: sitcom, tv news, anchor, lesbian, workplace, advertising, tv show, ratings, media, media satire, workplace situations, politically correct ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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Dating the Enemy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One messy science journalist (Tash) and a neat television host (Brett). Two very different people whose relationship is nose diving to get the opportunity to experience life in their partners shoes when they wake up one morning in each others ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sincere, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: body swapping, gender, journalist, disorder, battle of the sexes, wish come true, couple relations, couples, romance, introspection, love, anchor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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Whatever You Say (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bastien, an ambitious young production assistant, catches the attention of Jean-Louis, a producer of high regard, and is granted a shot at his own television show.
Style: realistic, dark humor, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: murder, tv show, vandalism, adultery, media, rise to the top, couples, disorder, anchor, social differences, showbiz, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
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Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone escalates quickly, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, whatever that may mean...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, journalism, workplace, danger, weatherman, buddies, anchor, disorder, partners, farce, media, workplace romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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 6.5
 844
You I Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Vera and Tim are successful young professionals. Everything changes one night when Tim hits a young Kalmyk immigrant to Moscow, Uloomji, with his car. The two men begin a affair while Vera struggles to comprehend their bond and her boyfriend's ...
Style: sexual, sexy, semi serious, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: faked death, infidelity, love triangle, gay, menage a trois, gays and lesbians, family relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, sexual relations, twentysomething life, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Four Flies on Grey Velvet (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Roberto, a drummer in a rock band, keeps receiving weird phone calls and being followed by a mysterious man. One night he manages to catch up with his persecutor and tries to get him to talk but in the ensuing struggle he accidentally stabs him. He ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, stalking, laser, obsession, murder, psychopath, haunted by the past, mistaken identity, decapitation, blackmail, drummer, photographer ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, rome italy, italy, germany
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The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A reporter and a blind retired journalist try to solve a series of murders. The crimes are connected to experiments by a pharmaceutical company in secret research. The two end up becoming targets of the killer.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, stylized, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, car chase, stalking, mind game, perversion, blind man, mystery, gory, chase, crime, anchor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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 7.4
 453
The Newsroom (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The Newsroom is a Canadian television comedy-drama series which ran on CBC Television in the 1996–97, 2003–04 and 2004–05 seasons. A two-hour television movie, Escape from the Newsroom, was broadcast in 2002. The show is set in the newsroom ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: intern, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, media satire, office, obnoxious boss, anchor, lifestyle, ego clash, journalism, media, tv show ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
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The Big One: The Great Los Angeles Earthquake (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a series of small tremors in Los Angeles, Dr. Clare Winslow, a local seismologist, pinpoints the exact location and time of when the long awaited earthquake--"The Big One"--will strike southern California. With this information, she ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anchor, forces of nature, adventure, save the day, family in crisis, escapades, heroes, politics, battles, warning, media, journalism ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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Up Close & Personal (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Tally Atwater has a dream: to be a prime-time network newscaster. She pursues this dream with nothing but ambition, raw talent and a homemade demo tape. Warren Justice is a brilliant, hard edged, veteran newsman. He sees Tally has talent and becomes ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: journalism, tragic love, romance, workplace romance, love affair, love and romance, workplace situations, teaching the ways of the world, rise to the top, anchor, media, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: miami, philadelphia, pennsylvania, florida, usa ...
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Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, state affairs, media satire, media, artists and showbiz, music, performer's life, weekend, society, anchor, disorder, reunion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
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Someone Like You... (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jane Goodale has everything going for her. She's a producer on a popular daytime talk show, and is in a hot romance with the show's dashing executive producer Ray. But when the relationship goes terribly awry, Jane begins an extensive ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, columnist, couples, yuppie, anchor, guru, go public, unlikely couple, drive away, couple relations, overnight success, men hatred ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
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 5.5
 52K
Monster-in-Law (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Office temp Charlotte Cantilini thinks she's found Mr. Right when she starts dating gorgeous surgeon Dr. Kevin Fields. But there's a problem standing in the way of everlasting bliss: Kevin's overbearing and controlling mother, Viola. ...
Style: humorous, funny, romantic, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: meet the parents, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, family relations, love and romance, mother in law daughter in law relationship, couple relations, parents and children, friendship, overbearing mother, engagement, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, new jersey, san francisco
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 7.0
 5K
Coach (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coach is an American television sitcom that aired for nine seasons on ABC from 1989 to 1997. The series stars Craig T. Nelson as Hayden Fox, head coach of the fictional Division I-A college football team the Minnesota State University Screaming ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: sitcom, college, sport, athlete and trainer, power relations, family relations, parents and children, social relations, anchor, sport team, youth, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: minnesota, usa
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 6.8
 8K
Murphy Brown (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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: realistic, humorous, not serious, talky, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, journalism, workplace, tv show, single parent, media satire, workplace situations, tv news, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, television reporter, female journalist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c.
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 7.0
 24K
UHF (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The eccentric new manager of a UHF television channel tries to save the station from financial ruin with an odd array of programming.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, gag humor, funny ...
Plot: parody, tv show, music video, daydreamer, take over, disorder, anchor, network, photojournalist, dwarf, media, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s
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 6.0
 48K
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: blonde, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, disorder, journalist, once in a lifetime opportunity, one-night stand, race against time, media, stereotypes, stupidity, job seeking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
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A Long Way Down (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four lost souls decide to end their lives on the same night, New Year's Eve. When they meet unintentionally at the same suicide hotspot, they mutually agree to call off their plans for six weeks, forming an unconventional, dysfunctional family.
Style: touching, dark humor, gloomy, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, skyscraper, new year's eve, redemption, suicide attempt, unfulfillment, dull life, group of strangers, media sensation, petty job, direction and purpose, disgraced ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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Parental Guidance (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Artie and Diane agree to look after their three grandkids when their type-A helicopter parents need to leave town for work. Problems arise when the kids' 21st-century behavior collides with Artie and Diane's old-school methods.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, baseball, chores, punishment, children, mischievous children, family gatherings, family relations, family reunited, elderly, golden years, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, san francisco
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