Media coverage movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant media coverage movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, tense, serious, clever, entertaining and psychological films and TV shows about / with media coverage, suspense, death, media, murder, news report, runaway, reporter, violence and journalist plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as media coverage: Black Mirror (2011), Contagion (2011), Apollo 13 (1995), Borgen: Power & Glory (2010), Scream (1996), The Martian (2015), Arrival (2016), The Hour (2011), The Newsroom (2012), 21 Bridges (2019).

List of media coverage movies

Black Mirror (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: philosophical, serious, thought provoking, clever, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: technology, twists and turns, alternate reality, distopia, human nature, satire, social decay, society, media satire, computers and web, media, dark humor ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england, london
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Contagion (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Style: apocalyptic, bleak, suspenseful, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: epidemic, virus, pandemic, quarantine, deadly virus, infected, survival, infection, natural disaster, suspense, death, disease ...
Time: future, 2010s, 70s, 21st century
Place: hong kong, california, san francisco, minnesota, asia ...
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Apollo 13 (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from ...
Style: factual, realistic, suspenseful, epic, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, boys' night
Plot: astronaut, survival, nasa, space, race against time, disaster, space travel, rescue, space exploration, moon, space program, trapped in space ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1969, year 1970, future ...
Place: houston texas, usa, pacific ocean, texas, florida ...
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Borgen: Power & Glory (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: Borgen is a drama series about the fight for political power – and about the personal sacrifices and consequences this has for those involved on and behind the political stage. The central figure is the 40-year old political leader Birgitte ...
Style: political, serious, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: politics, leader, journalism, marriage, journalist, politician, media coverage, prime minister, state affairs, ambition, power struggle, family life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, greenland, scandinavia
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Scream (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'rules' of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, bloody, parody ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, date night
Plot: serial killer, high school, teenager, small town, psychopath, murder, masked killer, twists and turns, suspense, woman in danger, teenage life, violent ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
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The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
TV show
Story: This drama tells the real-life story of retired schoolteacher Christopher Jefferies who was initially questioned by police as a suspect in the murder of Jo Yeates who rented a flat from him. He was vilified by the press, partly on account of his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, tense, biting
Plot: protagonist as suspect, murder suspect, media coverage, landlord, false accusation, police, murder, life is a bitch, dishonesty, lawyer, branding iron, school teacher ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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The Martian (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Jordan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw ...
Style: futuristic, biting, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: survival, mars, isolation, nasa, science, stranded, space travel, astronaut, scientist, space, left for dead, food shortage ...
Time: 2030s, future, 21st century
Place: china, london, usa, houston texas, beijing china ...
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Arrival (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.
Style: psychological, intellectual, futuristic, philosophical, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, first contact, female protagonist, linguist, scientist, extraterrestrial, time, science, alien race, alien contact, alien creature, ufo ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: montana, china, massachusetts, venezuela, russia ...
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The Hour (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized, tense ...
Plot: journalism, espionage, politics, reporter, workplace romance, ambition, uncover truth, spy, workplace, investigation, love triangle, career ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
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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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21 Bridges (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A disgraced NYPD detective after being thrust into a citywide manhunt for a cop killer, is given a shot at redemption.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, tense, captivating, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder investigation, police officer killed, nypd, police, corrupt cop, conspiracy, police officer, fbi agent, hostage, corruption, murder, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, brooklyn new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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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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The World Between Us (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: A ten-part hour-long series that follows the aftermath of a mass-shooting where all parties involved - the killer, the victims, the victims’ families, the media and the defense teams, whose fates are all intertwined.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, disturbing
Plot: mass murder, media coverage, aftermath, murder investigation, murder, society, taiwanese, suspense, investigation, partners against crime, murderer, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century
Place: taiwan
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Chak De! India (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A team of rag-tag girls with their own agenda form Team India competing for international fame in field hockey. Their coach, the ex-men's Indian National team captain, returns from a life of shame after being unjustly accused of match fixing in ...
Style: feel good, realistic, inspirational, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, coach, contests and competitions, underdog, rivalry, against the odds, sport team, determination, power relations, media coverage, bonding, ambition ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india, australia, asia
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The Dictator (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Style: funny, parody, absurd, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: satire, dictator, dark humor, un, culture clash, farce, death, prejudice, society, head of state, megalomaniac, fictional country ...
Time: 70s, year 1973, 20th century, 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, asia, israel, middle east ...
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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.
Style: touching, road movie, romantic, melancholic, sad ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: end of the world, road trip, apocalypse, bittersweet, loneliness, love story, love, destiny, friendship, love and romance, asteroid, dark humor ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, england
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JCVD (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Between his tax problems and his legal battle with his wife for the custody of his daughter, these are hard times for the action movie star who finds that even Steven Seagal has pinched a role from him! Jean-Claude Van Damme returns to the country ...
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, psychological, clever ...
Plot: heist, martial arts, hostage, down on your luck, actor, existentialism, police investigation, lifestyle, showbiz, midlife crisis, nothing goes right, career ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, europe, belgium, brussels
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Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, France, UK, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of journalist, Edward R Murrow's stand against Senator McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.
Style: political, inspirational, factual, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: media, politics, television, fighting the system, mccarthyism, cold war, journalism, reporter, propaganda, patriotism, society, investigation ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: new york, washington d.c., california, usa, ussr ...
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Broadchurch (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart.
Style: emotional, clever, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder investigation, police investigation, murder, twists and turns, police detective, multiple suspects, small town, grief, legal, who done it, murderer, whodunit ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: england
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Veep (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: A look into American politics, revolving around former Senator Selina Meyer who finds being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she expected and everything everyone ever warned her about.
Style: sitcom, humorous, political, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: politics, american politics, vice president, political satire, female protagonist, ambitious woman, politician, usa politics, political scandal, presidential election, mother daughter relationship, cover up ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Perdida (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A policewoman whose childhood friend disappeared in Patagonia years ago starts a new search to find answers, and soon finds her own life in danger.
Style: intense, realistic, psychological, twisted, psychological thriller
Plot: school trip, kidnapping, twists and turns, missing child, suspense, girlfriend, missing person, uncover truth, investigation, media coverage, missing girl, search party ...
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The Insult (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Cyprus, Belgium, Lebanon, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After an emotional exchange between a Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee escalates, the men end up in a court case that gets national attention.
Style: tense, political, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyer, courtroom, prejudice, insult, racial tension, attorney, court, husband wife relationship, media coverage, idealism, politician ...
Place: lebanon, beirut lebanon
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5 Days of War (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Georgia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An American journalist and his cameraman are caught in the combat zone during the first Russian airstrikes against Georgia. Rescuing Tatia, a young Georgian schoolteacher separated from her family during the attack, the two reporters agree to help ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, rough, exciting ...
Plot: death, news report, journalist, state affairs, media, politics, political unrest, war, society, life is a bitch, culture clash, media coverage ...
Time: year 2007, 2000s, 21st century
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
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SAS: Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An off-duty SAS soldier, Tom Buckingham, must thwart a terror attack on a train running through the Channel Tunnel. As the action escalates on the train, events transpire in the corridors of power that may make the difference as to whether ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, perverse, surprise ending
Plot: swat team, hostage, hostile takeover, underground, sniper, commando mission, terrorism, special agents, military, hostage situation, deception, eavesdropping ...
Time: 2020s
Place: london, georgia, england, english channel, paris france
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Superstar (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An average guy who works in a recycling plant wakes up one morning to discover that he's become inexplicably famous.
Style: satirical, tragicomedy, cynical, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: love hate relationship, life turned upside down, media, media satire, disorder, price of fame, fame, fish out of water, celebrity, showbiz, media circus, internet ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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London Road (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Musical, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: London Road is a musical drama that documents the events of 2006, when the quiet rural town of Ipswich was shattered by the discovery of the bodies of five women. The residents of London Road had struggled for years with frequent soliciting and ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, weird ...
Plot: serial killer, uncover truth, social relations, small town, police, guilty verdict, suspect, arrest, reporter, media coverage, community, woman ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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Robo-G (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hiroki, Koji, and Shinya are engineers working at an air conditioning manufacturer ordered to develop a robot to boost the company's reputation. Just before they are due to present their invention, the robot is destroyed in a freak accident. ...
Style: light, feel good, suspenseful, captivating, touching ...
Plot: robot, geek, engineer, lonely man, robotics, school, saving a life, press conference, recruiting, media coverage, old man, humanoid robot ...
Place: japan
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Critical Assembly (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Critical Assembly is based on two college students (Katherine Heigl and Kerr Smith) who build a nuclear device, which is stolen by a fellow student. When it ends up in the hands of a terrorist, they work with an FBI agent (Beach) in a race against ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, law enforcement, undercover, state affairs, heroes, media coverage, fbi agent, betrayal, professor, hitman, terrorist group ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco
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As Luck Would Have It (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Roberto is an unemployed publicist who achieved success when he thought of a famous slogan: "Coca-Cola, the spark of life." Now he is a desperate man, trying to remember the happy days, back to the hotel where he spent the honeymoon with ...
Style: realistic, melancholic, suspenseful, rough, touching ...
Plot: social satire, couple relations, life is a bitch, unemployment, couples, desire for fame, theater, change of luck, down on your luck, job seeking, media coverage, death of protagonist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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Death Race: Beyond Anarchy (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Black Ops specialist Connor Gibson infiltrates a maximum security prison to take down legendary driver Frankenstein in a violent and brutal car race.
Style: rough, brutal, exciting, bloody, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, prison violence, fictional reality show, undercover cop, death, championship, insanity, criminal heroes, media coverage, car accident, car chase, sex scene ...
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