Reading a newspaper movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant reading a newspaper movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out dark humor, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized and clever films and TV shows about / with reading a newspaper, telephone call, photograph, flashback, murder, newspaper, doctor, money, blood and violence plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as reading a newspaper: From the Land of the Moon (2016), Birdman or (2014), Day of the Wacko (2002), Inherent Vice (2014), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), Black Journal (1979), The Nun (2018), Lizzie (2018), The Catcher Was a Spy (2018), Paddington 2 (2017).

List of reading a newspaper movies

From the Land of the Moon (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An adaptation of Milena Agus' eponymous novel set after WWII, "Mal de Pierres" ("Mal di Pietre") spans 20 years, following the destiny of a passionate, free-spirited woman who is in a loveless marriage and falls for another ...
Plot: female protagonist, post world war two, suitcase, picnic, doctor, cigarette smoking, restaurant, marriage, flashback, newspaper, bare breasts, pubic hair ...
Time: 1950s
Place: south of france
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 7.7
 511K
Birdman or (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, psychological, talky, enigmatic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, actor's life, father daughter relationship, theater, desire for fame, alter ego, surrealism, existentialism, superhero, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, actor, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Day of the Wacko (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It is a bitter story about a middle-aged man, who hates his life and other people, including himself. Adam Miauczynski, the character known from director Marek Koterski's previous films, is a 44 year-old teacher, who reads poetry during school ...
Style: tragicomedy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting ...
Plot: midlife crisis, obsession, nothing goes right, polish, unfulfillment, disorder, human nature, love and romance, ex husband ex wife relationship, anti hero, sexual fantasy, one day time span ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages
Place: warsaw poland, eastern europe
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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must stop the Red Skull – Adolf Hitler's ruthless head of weaponry, ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, suspenseful, serious, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroism, adventure, soldier, courage, heroic mission, good versus evil, one man army, scientist, patriotism, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1942
Place: usa, new york, norway, big ben london, alps ...
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 6.7
 82K
Inherent Vice (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In Los Angeles at the turn of the 1970s, drug-fueled detective Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of an ex-girlfriend.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, semi serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: private investigator, investigation, neo noir, pot smoking, missing person, private detective, kidnapping, drug abuse, crime, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, lesbian cunnilingus ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 70s, year 1967, year 1970
Place: los angeles, california, usa, southern california
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, offbeat, melancholic, witty ...
Plot: hotel, inheritance, mentor protege relationship, disorder, greed, friendship, murder, cons and scams, adventure, unlikely partners, escapades, prison escape ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 30s, year 1968 ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, central europe, alps
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 6.5
 275
Black Journal (1979)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Black Journal (originally titled Gran Bollito) is a 1977 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini. It is based on the real life events of Leonarda Cianciulli, the Italian serial killer best known as the "Soap-Maker of Correggio".
Style: pre war, macabre, based on true events, dark humor
Plot: curtain, loss of sister, paralysis, assistant, disembodied hand, evidence, death of friend, woman with glasses, investigation, brother sister relationship, virgin, trap ...
Time: year 1938, 1930s
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 5.4
 81K
The Nun (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking ...
Style: bleak, scary, disturbing, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: demon, supernatural, evil nun, spirit, demonic possession, priest, murder, father, supernatural horror, nun, mysterious death, murder mystery ...
Place: romania
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 5.8
 3K
Lizzie (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman goes on a notorious ax-murdering rampage in Massachusetts at the turn of the century.
Style: based on true events, suspense
Plot: last will and testament, father daughter relationship, abusive father, axe murder, murder trial, female friendship, lesbian kiss, lesbian, female nudity, violence, double murder, oppression ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: massachusetts, new england
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The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Major league baseball player, Moe Berg, lives a double life working for the Office of Strategic Services.
Plot: gay, espionage, spy, lgbt, closeted homosexual, checkpoint, jewish, jeep, explosion, battle, passionate kiss, beating ...
Time: year 1941
Place: italy, zurich switzerland
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 7.9
 44K
Paddington 2 (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Paddington, now happily settled with the Browns, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy, but it is stolen.
Plot: train, bear, animal, false accusation, courtroom, prison, train station, ship, tunnel, brother sister relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, thief ...
Place: south america, big ben london
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35 Shots of Rum (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A widowed metro conductor, approaching retirement, lives with his beautiful grown daughter – the object of a neighbor’s romantic interest. The man’s former girlfriend also lives in their building and plays a role in their closely-knit lives. ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: taxi driver, single parent, parents and children, family relations, dealing with death, human nature, looking for love, love affair, midlife crisis, working class, love and romance, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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 4.5
 269
Eat and Run (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A humanoid alien lands on earth, and soon discovers he likes to eat Italian. Italian people, that is. Incompetent detective McSorely is the only one with a clue about what's going on, and even his grasp of the situation isn't too firm. The ...
Style: gag humor, dark humor
Plot: selfish woman, hitchhiker, female lawyer, playing piano, drug, wristwatch, fight, arrest, investigation, murder mystery, rope, pantomime ...
Place: new york
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The Running Man (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An insurance man (Alan Bates) gets chummy in Spain with a couple (Laurence Harvey, Lee Remick) who have collected on a fake death.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: investigation, investigator, insurance, on the run, hidden identity, crime, manipulations, cons and scams, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, private detective ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: spain, england, paris france
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 7.5
 9K
The Monster (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A vicious serial sex killer is on the loose, and landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect, thanks to his unfortunate habit of getting caught in compromising situations (for which there is always a totally innocent ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: farce, mistaken identity, odd couple, police investigation, murder, serial killer, comedy of errors, goofy hero, false accusation, frame up, fish out of water, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe
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I Love You to Death (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joey Boca is the owner of a pizza parlor located in Tacoma, Washington, and has been married to Rosalie for years. Rosalie is horrified to discover that Joey is a womanizer and has been cheating on her for a long time. Based on the true story of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, witty, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, pizza, dysfunctional family, womanizer, hitman, crimes of passion, attempted murder, murder, crime, wife husband relationship, gigolo, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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 6.7
 3K
Coldblooded (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cosmo, an affectless mob bookie who lives in the basement of a retirement home, is promoted to hitman. He learns his new trade from Steve, a seasoned killer. He falls in love with a yoga teacher, Jasmine, and must figure out a way to leave the mob ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: hitman, blood, murder, gangsters, yoga, basement, wound, promotion, going straight, blood splatter, criminal heroes, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california
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 6.8
 10K
Colette (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France, Hungary, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: French novelist, Colette, overcomes an abusive marriage to emerge as a leading writer in her country and a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Style: based on true events, inspirational, lyrical, captivating, intellectual
Plot: ghost writer, nobel prize, husband wife relationship, female writer, novelist, exploitation, bisexuality, female protagonist, lesbian kiss, branding, open marriage, libertine ...
Time: 1900s, 1890s
Place: paris france, france
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Sexual Chemistry (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert, an overworked chemist experimenting with new sex-enhancing drug, uses himself as a human guinea pig in order to make an impending deadline. Sexual Chemistry DVD His new drug works wonders on his libido, but has an unexpected side-effect: it ...
Plot: chemistry, interrupted sex, taking off clothes, first gay sexual experience, barefoot male, erotica, fainting, split personality, pubic hair, sexploitation, female full frontal nudity, exploitation ...
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 6.4
 30K
Unsane (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution amid uncertainty as to whether her greatest fear is real or delusional.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, surprise ending, disturbing
Plot: mental institution, fear, maniac, psychological thriller, murder, obsession, pursuit, psychiatric ward, mental disorder, crimes, stalker, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: pennsylvania, portugal
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The Little Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Little Man lives happily in his little house in the Hollow Mountain. His peaceful life ends once he begins to have dreams about a mysterious house where he is to find what he desires. Even though he does not feel like having any desires, he ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: puppetry, puppet, children, retro, puppeteer, receptionist, shooting, compass, being followed, invention, poster, fireworks ...
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You're Killing Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Joe just told his boyfriend, George, that he is a serial killer. George thinks that his boyfriend, Joe, is hilarious... and he just saw Patricia Arquette at Target!!! In the horror/comedy hybrid, 'You're Killing Me', we take a look at ...
Plot: psychopath, gay lead character, male objectification, game, skype, jealous boyfriend, repeated event, hysterical outburst, murder confession, obsessed fan, learning the truth, singing in a car ...
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 6.6
 2K
Francofonia (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Master filmmaker Alexander Sokurov (Russian Ark) transforms a portrait of the world-renowned museum into a magisterial, centuries-spanning reflection on the relation between art, culture and power.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: nazism, nazi occupation, art museum, art, museum, louvre, painting, war, world, blockade, eiffel tower paris, sculpture ...
Time: 12th century, 1940s, year 1967, year 1959, year 1939 ...
Place: st. petersburg russia, vichy, germany, paris france, russia ...
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Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress, who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.
Style: melancholic, dramatic, compassionate, light, talky ...
Plot: awkward situation, greed, marriage, manipulation, bad singing, concert, opera singer, singing, singer, heiress, pianist, recording studio ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 1920s, 1930s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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 6.7
 8K
Brain Damage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A normal, average guy who lives in New York City becomes dependent on an evil, disembodied brain.
Style: dark humor, humorous, surreal, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: addiction, parasite, brain, metaphor, hallucination, bar, gory, drug abuse, farce, subway train, public restroom, sex ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Strangler vs Strangler (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When it comes to crime, Belgrade is same as any other modern metropolis, except for having its own serial killers. That blank is filled when a flower salesman begins strangling women. A popular, but very disturbed rock star soon becomes ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: rock concert, carnation, ear, police investigation, serial killer, strangulation, blood, telepathy, anonymous letter, psychopathic killer, rock singer, radio station ...
Place: yugoslavia, belgrade
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 245
The Big Wash (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sickened to see his students always sleeping in class, a teacher with a colleague and an anarchist start a war against the television. They climbed on Paris roofs to coat the T.V. antennas with a special product cutting the signal reception.
Plot: gang, hunter, stuffed animal, male objectification, vigilantism, tv interview, police investigation, opera singer, postman, arrest, womanizer, obesity ...
Time: 1960s
Place: france, paris france
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Should a Schoolgirl Tell? (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Schoolgirl Josefine learns from an early age to use sex to gain advantages. The school's gym teacher is arrested and accused of indecent behavior but the court dismisses the case when Josefine uses her female charm on the jurors.
Style: sexy
Plot: sex in public, erotic dream, female voyeur, sleeping naked, female underwear, sex outdoors, teenage prostitute, sexual humiliation, taking a bath, cheating girlfriend, pornographer, erotic photography ...
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 13K
Crooked House (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.
Plot: girl, vanity, mansion, thunder, food, servant, thunderstorm, hot chocolate, motor scooter, reflection in a mirror, injection, murder suspect ...
Time: year 1957
Place: cairo egypt, scotland yard
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Computer Killers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following his forced retirement from an appalling rock band, Jason decides to vacation at Brittlehouse Manor, a health farm run by the leather-gloved, ex-Nazi scientist Dr. Storm. Along the way, Jason meets Judy, also on her way to Brittlehouse ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, scary, humorous, biting ...
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, wheelchair, mind control, violence, mad doctor, hospital, survival, on the run, gory, slasher, dream ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
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