Female reporter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant female reporter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspense, realistic, suspenseful, intense and rough films and TV shows about / with female reporter, reporter, murder, violence, journalist, danger, death, police, brutality and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as female reporter: Christine (2016), Haunting Desires (2004), Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016), Reverse Angle (2009), The Bomber (2001), Black Widow (2008), Where the Truth Lies (2005), Universal Soldier (1992), Spanish Fly (1998), Postal (2007).

List of female reporter movies

Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Story: An investigative reporter Nellie Bly, who’s on a mission to expose the deplorable conditions and mistreatment of patients at the notorious Women’s Lunatic Asylum, and feigns mental illness in order to be institutionalized to report from the ...
Style: bleak, dark, realistic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: female reporter, mental institution, fish out of water, doctors and patients, investigation, violence, strong female lead, torture, psychiatrist
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Ruby Herring Mysteries: Silent Witness (2019)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Story: When consumer news reporter, Ruby Herring stumbles onto a murder, the intrepid redhead inadvertently discovers a knack for crime solving. With the reluctant help of a handsome detective, Ruby finds a new career covering crime.
Style: captivating, suspense, twists and turns, twist ending, exciting
Plot: female protagonist, murder investigation, partners, female detective, female reporter, plot twist, romancing partners, puzzle, uncover truth, riddles and clues, adventure, investigation
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 6.9
 11K
Christine (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Christine is an ambitious 29-year-old news reporter, in Sarasota, FL, circa 1974. Relentlessly motivated to succeed, she knows she has talent, but being a driven career woman in the 1970s comes with its own challenges, especially when competition ...
Style: enigmatic, cerebral, melancholic, macabre, bleak ...
Plot: suicide, depression, mental illness, loneliness, television reporter, female journalist, female reporter, television, journalist, employer employee relationship, tv news, tv station ...
Time: 20th century, year 1974
Place: new jersey
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Haunting Desires (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young driver is found dead in his car with telltale puncture wounds on his neck, and a shrewd reporter Jill Conner (Beverly Lynne) believes the death was the result of foul play. Jill's research into the murder leads her to a private club ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: female reporter, stripper, sex club, cheating wife, sex scene, vampire, erotica, female nudity, sex, sexploitation, bare breasts, large breasts ...
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief ...
Style: ambiguous ending, cynical, dark humor, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: racism, anger, small town, rape, guilty conscience, suffering, loss of daughter, revenge, regret, trial, police brutality, death of daughter ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, missouri, idaho
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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone. ...
Style: surprise ending, ambiguous ending, dramatic, absurd, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: journalist, rescue, kidnapping, drone, taliban, soldier, terrorism, war, journalism, military, culture clash, betrayal ...
Time: year 2006, year 2005, year 2004, year 2003, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, big ben london, glasgow scotland, iraq, middle east
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 4.8
 209
Reverse Angle (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the remote, sun soaked Pennsylvanian countryside, Ned Larson - a retired professor and reclusive inventor is killed in an explosion at his home. Soon after, small-time investigative journalist Eve Pretson crawls from the wreckage of a burnt out ...
Plot: hitman, inventor, trailer home, female reporter, memory loss, interview, flashback, conspiracy, cameraman, oil company, amnesia, tv reporter ...
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 4.9
 2K
The Bomber (2001)
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, bomb, psychopath, newspaper ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.2
 537
Black Widow (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mel, a photo journalist, gets suspicious when her best friend Danny start dating Olivia a wealthy but mysterious woman. She enlists the help of her assistant in investigating Olivia's past and present occupation putting herself in danger.
Plot: female killer, clinic, villainess, female reporter, murder, female protagonist, female photographer, best friend, shot to death, cell phone, hiding in a closet, geek ...
Time: 2000s
Place: california, malibu california
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Where the Truth Lies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter probes the reasons behind the sudden split of a 1950s comedy team.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, intellectual ...
Plot: investigation, sex, murder, extramarital affair, entertainer, journalist, sex party, mystery, neo noir, urban, haunted by the past, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 70s, 1950s, year 1972
Place: new jersey
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Universal Soldier (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An American soldier who had been killed during the Vietnam War is revived 25 years later by the military as a semi-android, UniSols, a high-tech soldier of the future. After the failure of the initiative to erase all the soldier's memories, he ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, androids and robots, soldier, reporter, vietnam war, one man army, military, good versus evil, genetically altered, vengeance, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s, future
Place: vietnam
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 4.6
 154
Spanish Fly (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman journalist, Zoe, knows better than to go into a story with her mind already made up. But that's exactly what she does when she heads off to Spain to write about its men and their macho take (as she sees it) on relationships. As she ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, translator, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, transsexual, writer's life, romance, battle of the sexes, feminism, sexual relations, singleness, gender bending ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, argentina, switzerland, greece ...
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 4.5
 21K
Postal (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story begins with a regular Joe who tries desperately to seek employment, but embarks on a violent rampage when he teams up with cult leader Uncle Dave. Their first act is to heist an amusement park, only to learn that the Taliban are planning ...
Style: humorous, cynical, harsh, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: anti heroes, heist, gory, crimes, violence, absurdism, misfit, danger, massacre, robbery, murder, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city
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Crocodile Dundee (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a New York reporter plucks crocodile hunter Dundee from the Australian Outback for a visit to the Big Apple, it's a clash of cultures and a recipe for good-natured comedy as naïve Dundee negotiates the concrete jungle. Dundee proves that ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: culture clash, tourist, fish out of water, adventure, kangaroo, australian outback, crocodile, poacher, subway, knife, limousine, prostitute ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, australia, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
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 5.2
 10K
Hangman (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A homicide detective teams up with a criminal profiler to catch a serial killer whose crimes are inspired by the children's game, Hangman.
Style: twist ending
Plot: serial killer, strong female character, female journalist, homicide detective, crying woman, monitor, haunted by the past, internet, church, scalpel, crossword puzzle, killer ...
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 6.5
 148
Giraffada (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Palestine, Italy, Germany, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Yacine is the veterinarian of the only zoo remaining in the Palestinian West Bank. He lives alone with his 10-year old son, Ziad. The kid has a special bond with the two giraffes in the zoo. He seems to be the only one to communicate with them. ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: zoo, giraffe, parents and children, on the road, youth, veterinarian, bomb, young heroes, obsessive quest, animal life, confined, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: palestine, israel, middle east, tel aviv israel, palestinian authority
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Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The Mystery Gang reunite and visit Moonscar Island, a remote island with a dark secret. Daphne wants more than just a villain in a costume, and they get more than they ever expected.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: zombie, ghost, island, pirate, good versus evil, chase, mystery, scooby doo, crime solving, goofy hero, anti heroes, friends ...
Time: 1990s
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 6.3
 132K
Predator 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ten years after a band of mercenaries first battled a vicious alien, the invisible creature from another world has returned to Earth -- and this time, it's drawn to the gang-ruled and ravaged city of Los Angeles. When it starts murdering drug ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, deadly creature, predator, danger, gory, survival, invisibility, drug lord, drugs/alcohol, war on drugs, invisible, urban ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.5
 305
Heatwave (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman attempts to stop a redevelopment plot which she thought was the cover-up for fraud and other criminal activity.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, disturbing
Plot: fighting the system, crimes, rivalry, injustice, against the odds, rebellion, society, state affairs, cover up, old man, newspaper office, answering machine ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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 6.8
 121K
Green Zone (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the U.S.-led occupation of Baghdad in 2003, Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller and his team of Army inspectors were dispatched to find weapons of mass destruction believed to be stockpiled in the Iraqi desert. Rocketing from one booby-trapped ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, pow, cia, gulf war, military, patriotism, army, deception, weapon of mass destruction, uncover truth, political unrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003
Place: iraq, middle east, israel
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 7.5
 143K
The Fly (1986)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to get inside the device and the two become one.
Style: suspense, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: mutant, experiment, teleportation, scientist, tragic love, science, mad scientist, transformation, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, nightmare, mutation ...
Time: 80s
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The Concorde... Airport '79 (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The last of the 'Airport' series again stars George Kennedy as aviation disaster-prone Joe Patroni, this time having to contend with nuclear missiles, the French Air Force and the threat of the plane splitting in two over the Alps!
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, arms dealer, stewardess, pilot, missile, panic, airliner, sabotage, fighter jet, airplane accident, pot smoking, drone ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: europe, france, washington d.c., paris france, alps ...
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 6.2
 14K
6 Days (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes Gate, London and took all inside hostage. Over the next six days a tense standoff took place, all the while a group of highly trained soldiers from the SAS prepared for a raid the ...
Style: suspenseful, based on true events, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, violence, terrorism, siege, police, death, politics, military, embassy, heroes, escapades ...
Time: year 1980
Place: england, london
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The Death of Superman (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a hulking monster emerges from an underground resting place and begins a mindless rampage, the Justice League is quickly called in to stop the colossal force of nature. But it soon becomes apparent that only Superman can stand against the ...
Style: surprise ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: superhero, fragments of glass, female journalist, punched in the chest, saving a life, old man, hologram, exploding ship, crashing through a window, fictional city, bravery, destruction ...
Place: paris france, india
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The Woman in Red (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a happily married family man, who would never consider an affair, meets a beautiful woman in red, he is totally infatuated and desperate to make her acquaintance. However, as he tries out various schemes to sneak out to meet her, he realizes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, infidelity, farce, betrayal, red dress, adultery, love triangle, midlife crisis, romance, opposites attract, based on movie, advertising executive ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, san diego california
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 5.5
 67K
Volcano (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An earthquake shatters a peaceful Los Angeles morning and opens a fissure deep into the earth, causing lava to start bubbling up. As a volcano begins forming in the La Brea Tar Pits, the director of the city's emergency management service, Mike ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: race against time, subway, volcano, lava, danger, tunnel, adventure, catastrophe, save the day, forces of nature, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, iceland, antarctica ...
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 3.8
 2K
Supernova (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A international science conference is held in Australia when Dr. Austin Shepard mysteriously disappears Dr. Shepard's colleague, Christopher Richardson and other people are soon faced with the reality of an impending crisis and an attempt to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, race against time, apocalypse, danger, survival, astronomer, adventure, save the planet, escapades, government agency, heroic mission, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia, africa, sydney australia, taj mahal, pentagon ...
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 5.5
 486
Back in Action (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two men have different motivations but the same goal when they team up and mount an assault on a powerful drug gang.
Plot: green beret, buddy cop, one man army, drug dealer, undercover cop, drug bust, partner, boxer shorts, shot in the foot, mixed martial arts, disarming someone, hand to hand combat ...
Time: 1990s
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Deceptions II: Edge of Deception (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Since the death of his colleague, which was partly his fault, Lieutenant Nick Gentry lives a lonesome life. Reporter Joan wants to write a story about him, and seems to be interested in other ways too, but he rejects. Instead he falls in love with ...
Plot: death threat, topless woman, female reporter, abusive husband, set up, police protagonist, self defense, sabotage, lieutenant, sex scene, frame up, murder ...
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 3.6
 171
Freakshow (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After being ditched by her cameraman because of her manipulative behavior at a murder scene, a reporter wanders through town looking for a phone she can use. She finds a small museum, where the proprietor invites her in to have a look around before ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: museum, anthology, suicide, zombie, gunned down, dog, film within a film, female reporter, autopsy, shooting, pizza delivery boy, heavy metal ...
Place: canada
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