Magazine movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant magazine movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, captivating, semi serious and witty films and TV shows about / with magazine, media, journalism, photographer, friendship, celebrity culture, life philosophy, journalist, photograph and love and romance plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as magazine: The Last Big Thing (1996), Life (2015), Dirt (2007), The Bold Type (2017), Beefcake (1998), Men at Work (2012), My World and Welcome to It (1969), Her Private Hell (1968), Paparazzi (1998), Just Shoot Me! (1997).

List of magazine movies

The Last Big Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: From a bland tract house on the outskirts of Los Angeles, Simon Geist (with occasional help from his platonic girlfriend Darla) wages war against all of modern American popular culture. Geist starts up a magazine called "The Next Big ...
Style: semi serious, biting, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: magazine, suburbs, model, arrogance, vengeance, music band, dishonesty, platonic, cons and scams, suburban life, investigation, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
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 6.1
 7K
Life (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, Australia, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1955, young photographer Dennis Stock develops a close bond with actor James Dean while shooting pictures of the rising Hollywood star.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological
Plot: magazine, actor's life, friendship, showbiz, celebrity, celebrity culture, buddy, hollywood, movie star, actor, photographer, society ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1955
Place: usa
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 6.9
 7K
Dirt (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dirt is an American television serial broadcast on the FX network. It premiered on January 2, 2007 and starred Courteney Cox as Lucy Spiller, the editor-in-chief of the first-of-its-kind "glossy tabloid" magazine DirtNow, which was ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, dark humor, exciting ...
Plot: photographer, journalism, paparazzi, magazine, hollywood, media, desire for fame, lifestyle, attempted murder, blackmail, media satire, gossip and rumors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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The Bold Type (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of those responsible for a global women's magazine. Their struggles are about finding your identity, managing friendships and getting your heart broken, all while wearing the perfect jeans to ...
Style: feel good, sincere, light, sentimental
Plot: female friendship, fashion, career, workplace, lgbt, workplace situations, party, female protagonist, love and romance, boss and employee, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lesbian relationship ...
Place: new york
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 6.6
 950
Beefcake (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, France, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Thom Fitzgerald's (The Hanging Garden) provocative blending of fiction and documentary, tells the story of Bob Mizer, the pioneering founder of the Athletic Model Guild, a company which produced still photographs and short films extolling the ...
Style: realistic, stylized, factual, controversial, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), physical appearance, media, against the rules, gays and lesbians, male nudity, muscleman, homosexuality, male prostitute, prostitution, model, archive footage ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 1950s, 40s, 60s ...
Place: california, venice beach california, san francisco
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 7.1
 8K
Men at Work (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Men at Work is an American comedy series that airs on TBS. The series was created by Breckin Meyer and stars Danny Masterson, Michael Cassidy, Adam Busch, James Lesure and Meredith Hagner. The series premiered on May 24, 2012 at 10 pm. TBS second ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: buddies, workplace, couples, photographer, friendship, magazine, dating, love and romance, looking for sex, singleness, dumped, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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My World and Welcome to It (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: My World and Welcome to It is an American half-hour television sitcom based on the humor and cartoons of James Thurber. It starred William Windom as John Monroe, a Thurber-like writer and cartoonist who works for a magazine closely resembling The ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: magazine, cartoonist, writers, father daughter relationship, part animation, dental braces
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How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A British writer struggles to fit in at a high-profile magazine in New York. Based on Toby Young's memoir "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People".
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, light, intellectual ...
Plot: starlet, journalism, writers, rise to the top, workplace romance, romance, fame, ambition, fish out of water, celebrity culture, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, london, england
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Her Private Hell (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young Italian girl comes to London, and is tricked into posing nude for risqué magazines.
Plot: photograph, magazine, posing nude, mansion, photo studio, modeling, photographer, jealousy, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: london
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 5.3
 921
Paparazzi (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Franck shows up in a gossip magazine photo behind a brawling TV star at a football match.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: paparazzi, photographer, celebrity, magazine, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, blind ambition, media satire, relationship vs career, media, starting over, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
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 6.8
 17K
Just Shoot Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Just Shoot Me! is an American television sitcom that aired for seven seasons on NBC from March 4, 1997, to August 16, 2003, with 148 episodes produced. The show was created by Steven Levitan, the show's executive producer.
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: fashion, journalism, workplace, office, parents and children, secretary, roommate, journal, lifestyle, family relations, workplace situations, model ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: usa
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 7.1
 10K
Hannah Arendt (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, France, Israel
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Hannah Arendt is a portrait of the genius that shook the world with her discovery of “the banality of evil.” After she attends the Nazi Adolf Eichmann’s trial in Jerusalem, Arendt dares to write about the Holocaust in terms no one has ever ...
Style: psychological, realistic, thought provoking, feminist film, contemplative ...
Plot: holocaust, trial, war crime, journalism, society, legal action, legal, post war, strong female lead, strong female character, nazi, against humanity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1961, 1960s
Place: israel, new york, usa, jerusalem
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Sex and the Single Girl (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A womanizing reporter for a sleazy tabloid magazine impersonates his hen-pecked neighbor in order to get an expose on renowned psychologist Helen Gurley Brown.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: magazine, battle of the sexes, womanizer, manipulation, relationship vs career, disorder, couples, dishonesty, hidden identity, farce, couple relations, manipulations ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles
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 6.6
 10K
High Art (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Style: sexy, sincere, emotional, sexual, depressing ...
Plot: lesbian, photographer, addiction, lesbian couple, lgbt, human nature, love affair, drugs/alcohol, couples, photograph, heroin, magazine ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.3
 123K
Capote (2005)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A biopic of the writer, Truman Capote and his assignment for The New Yorker to write the non-fiction book, 'In Cold Blood'.
Style: captivating, based on true events, intellectual, talky, atmospheric ...
Plot: writers, journalism, murder, crimes, loneliness, moral dilemma, lifestyle, manipulation, book, investigation, literature, death ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1960s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: kansas, usa, alabama, new york, europe ...
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Bright Lights, Big City (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young kid from Kansas moves to New York to work on a magazine. He gets caught up in the world of drink and drugs, and starts a steady decline. The only hope is the cousin of one of his drinking partners, can she pull him through it ?
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, bleak, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug abuse, nightlife, alcohol abuse, addiction, redemption, starting over, life is a bitch, supportive spouse, downfall, friendship, writers, innocence lost ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.
Style: feel good, motivational, inspirational, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, life changing experience, loneliness, adventure, adventurer, daydreamer, obsessive quest, disorder, escape from reality, lifestyle change, travel, journal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: iceland, usa, himalaya, new york, los angeles ...
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 4.2
 841
Assassins Tale (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three assassins deal with life, love, addiction and trust as each tries to find the answers to a better life. Together, they prove to be the most trustworthy in this tangled web of murder, greed, friendship and betrayal.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, destiny, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal, danger, murder, violence, lone wolves, crime, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 143
The Man Inside (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Gunter Wallraff is a journalist seeking to expose the unethical journalism practiced by The Standard, a very popular and powerful German newspaper. He goes undercover, using forged identity papers and at great personal risk, to join their staff. ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, sincere, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: undercover, rise to the top, uncover truth, legal, hidden identity, ambition, media, life is a bitch, state affairs, society, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany
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Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Spoof-miester, Julie Brown does a musical send-up of Tonya Harding and Lorena Bobbit's debutante debacles
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, topical humor
Plot: parody, ego clash, infidelity, vengeance, magazine, visitation rights, athlete's life, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, strong female presence, sexual content, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Southbound Heist (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chaz and his friends take a road trip after discovering his landlord's plot to kill the creator of the Showboy magazine. Chaz must choose between his beloved magazines, his best friends, the girl of his dreams, or saving an innocent man's ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: friends, moral dilemma, buddies, on the road, road trip, slacker, magazine, convention, garage, bar
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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ESPN American Muscle Magazine (1987)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Weekly bodybuilding magazine program.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: rivalry, physical appearance, contests and competitions, athlete's life, sport, ambition, health and fitness, magazine, athlete, competition, workout, muscle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 6K
The Soup (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: With this satirical series, the E! Entertainment Network returns to a format they helped create with the popular '90s show Talk Soup. Only this time instead of just poking fun at talk shows, they're setting their sights on all things in ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, not serious, suspense ...
Plot: comedian, intern, tv show, showbiz, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, media satire, ratings, dog, chihuahua, shooting, magazine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Showbiz Show with David Spade (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Showbiz Show with David Spade was a weekly television program on Comedy Central that starred comedian David Spade. It is a comedic parody of celebrity news programs such as Entertainment Tonight and Access Hollywood. The show was developed from ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, topical humor
Plot: media satire, media, magazine, showbiz, celebrity guests, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, television, monologue, social satire, journalist, pop culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 3K
Street Smart (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A New York journalist lies when his fake story about a pimp describes a real pimp up for murder.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: prostitute, journalism, pimp, dishonesty, celebrity culture, crimes, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, crime, city life, law enforcement, media ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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The French Dispatch (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The staff of a European publication decides to publish a memorial edition highlighting the three best stories from the last decade: an artist sentenced to life imprisonment, student riots, and a kidnapping resolved by a chef.
Style: sentimental, touching, light, realistic
Plot: love and romance, romance, destiny, journalist, unrequited love, couples, storytelling, writers, newspaper, media, magazine, journalism ...
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The Great Indoors (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: An adventure reporter must adapt to the times when he becomes the boss to a group of millennials in the digital department of the magazine.
Style: sitcom, light, humorous, captivating, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: lifestyle, adaptation, society, transformation, stereotypes, youth, social relations, fish out of water, friendship, ambition, life philosophy, rivalry ...
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 381
Hippies (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Swinging London, 1969. From his flat in Notting Hill Gate, Ray Purbbs edits an 'underground' (that is, counterculture) magazine, Mouth, assisted by his fellow hippies Alex, Jill and Hugo. Ray is passionate about protest, ludicrously ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: magazine, british tv, hippie, british humour
Time: 1960s, 60s
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 100
Agony (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Agony is a British sitcom that aired on ITV from 1979 to 1981. It starred Maureen Lipman as a successful agony aunt but whose own personal life and marriage is a disaster. It was written by Len Richmond, Anna Raeburn, Stan Hey and Andrew Nickolds. ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: satire, marriage, radio, mother, columnist, magazine, male homosexuality, dj, husband, wife, office, gay interest ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 735
The Love God? (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Abner Peacock's (Knotts) beloved bird-watcher's magazine, "The Peacock," is in financial crisis. Desperate to stay afloat, Abner takes on new partners who have an agenda of the own: to publish a sexy gentleman's magazine. ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: playboy, magazine, love, sex, satire, male female relationship
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