Reporter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant reporter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out clever, realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful and intense films and TV shows about / with reporter, mentor, journalism, storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, journalist, vengeance, justice and investigation plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as reporter: Healer (2014), Megamind (2010), The Adventures of Tintin (2011), A Christmas Prince (2017), Moonlight (2007), The Life of David Gale (2003), Frost/Nixon (2008), The Insider (1999), Zodiac (2007), Penelope (2006).

List of reporter movies

 8.5
 4K
Healer (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Kim Moon Ho is a successful reporter at a mainstream news station, but when he stumbles upon a 10-year-old mystery, he's forced to dive into a subversive underground news agency. On his journey to break open the case, Moon Ho teams up with Chae ...
Style: exciting, romantic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hidden identity, reporter, investigation, hacker, rescue, false accusation, dating, lost child, political intrigue, self sacrifice, romance, journalist ...
Place: korea
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 7.2
 211K
Megamind (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bumbling supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, superhuman powers, rivalry, master villain, reporter, fish, jealousy, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle, lifestyle change, mad scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Intrepid young reporter, Tintin, and his loyal dog, Snowy, are thrust into a world of high adventure when they discover a ship carrying an explosive secret. As Tintin is drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine suspects him of ...
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, amateur detective, dog, adventurer, treasure, riddles and clues, reporter, adventure, escapades, danger, map, captain ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 1940s, year 1949, 1930s
Place: morocco, europe, seaport, north africa
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A Christmas Prince (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a reporter goes undercover as a nanny to get the inside scoop on a playboy prince, she gets tangled in some royal intrigue and ends up finding love - but will she be able to keep up her lie?
Style: romantic, light, sweet, touching
Plot: prince, christmas, palace, reporter, snow, proposal, coronation, romance, dating show, intrigue, sneakers, adopted son ...
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 7.6
 23K
Moonlight (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mick St. John is a captivating, charming and immortal private investigator from Los Angeles, who defies the traditional blood-sucking norms of his vampire tendencies by using his wit and powerful supernatural abilities to help the living.
Style: witty, serious, suspenseful, light
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, investigation, supernatural romance, reporter, impossible love, crimes, fall in love, friends, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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The Life of David Gale (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A man against capital punishment is accused of murdering a fellow activist and is sent to death row.
Style: surprise ending, thought provoking, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: fighting the system, intern, death sentence, death row, false accusation, murder, suicide, who done it, professor, reporter, journalist, death penalty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, italy, spain, houston texas ...
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 7.7
 98K
Frost/Nixon (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: For three years after being forced from office, Nixon remained silent. But in summer 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate ...
Style: tense, talky, clever, realistic, serious ...
Plot: reporter, journalism, journalist, president, politics, loneliness, tv show, politician, lie, scandal, life is a bitch, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974, year 1977
Place: california, usa, manhattan new york city, sydney australia, australia ...
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 7.8
 151K
The Insider (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Tells the true story of a 60 Minutes television series exposé of the tobacco industry, as seen through the eyes of a real tobacco executive, Jeffrey Wigand
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, realistic, talky ...
Plot: journalism, reporter, whistleblower, corruption, paranoia, fear, cover up, lawsuit, journalist, media, public health, ethics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: iran, washington d.c., south carolina, mississippi
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 7.7
 401K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crime, uncover truth, journalist, investigation, victim, paranoia, mystery, mind game, code, killings ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1978 ...
Place: california, san francisco, usa, oakland california
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 6.7
 58K
Penelope (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forlorn heiress Penelope Wilhern is cursed, and the only way out is to fall in love with someone of suitable stock. But how can she find her soul mate when she's sequestered inside her family's estate with only her parents to keep her ...
Style: romantic, fairy tale, sweet, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, family outing, date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, loneliness, true love, witch, looking for love, physical appearance, pig, disfigurement, self discovery, misfit, magical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: london
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Thank You for Smoking (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nick Naylor is a charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who'll fight to protect America's right to smoke -- even if it kills him -- while still remaining a role model for his 12-year old son. When he incurs the wrath of a senator bent on ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, entertaining, clever ...
Plot: lobbyist, advertising, marketing, morality, reporter, tobacco, lie, lung cancer, capitalism, journalism, society, social satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building, north carolina, japan ...
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Superman Returns (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Superman returns to discover his 5-year absence has allowed Lex Luthor to walk free, and that those he was closest to felt abandoned and have moved on. Luthor plots his ultimate revenge that could see millions killed and change the face of the ...
Style: exciting, serious, melancholic, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, secret identity, superhero, double life, transformation, self sacrifice, reporter, invulnerability, good versus evil, world domination, destruction, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
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 5.8
 34K
The Paperboy (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As investigative reporter Ward Jansen and his partner Yardley Acheman chase a sensational, career-making story with the help of Ward's younger brother Jack and sultry death-row groupie Charlotte Bless, the pair tries to prove violent ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: small town, death row, investigation, injustice, crimes, dangerous attraction, reporter, prison, newspaper man, uncover truth, life is a bitch, journalism ...
Time: 1960s, contemporary, 60s, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: florida, usa
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Political Animals (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: Political Animals is a six-part miniseries. Elaine Barrish's husband Bud was a popular President of the United States during the 1990s despite his extramarital affairs. After leaving the White House, Elaine Barrish was elected Governor of ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, suspense, clever ...
Plot: politics, president, divorce, reporter, state affairs, white house, family relations, private vs public, government official, media, parents and children, female politician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Nothing But the Truth (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and is thrown in jail. Meanwhile, her attorney, Albert ...
Style: intense, tense, suspenseful, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: cia, journalism, journalist, courtroom drama, lawyer, reporter, assassination attempt, corruption, media, dishonesty, fighting the system, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 7.0
 40K
Bobby (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1968 the lives of a retired doorman, hotel manager, lounge singer, busboy, beautician and others intersect in the wake of Robert F. Kennedy's assassination at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, captivating, intense, light, melancholic ...
Plot: politics, hotel, senator, corruption, racial slur, reporter, state affairs, dishonesty, power relations, assassination, anti war, political unrest ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: los angeles, california, usa, vietnam, texas
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 8.5
 13K
House of Cards (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 226 min.
Story: Francis Urquhart is the chief whip of the Conservative party. When Margaret Thatcher resigns as leader, he remains neutral and after a general election where the conservatives are returned with a reduced majority, he fully expects the new Prime ...
Style: tense, witty, realistic, serious, clever ...
Plot: politics, political intrigue, journalist, reporter, dishonesty, state affairs, deception, intrigue, power struggle, manipulations, corruption, conservative ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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 7.2
 234K
Red Dragon (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Former FBI Agent Will Graham, who was once almost killed by the savage Hannibal 'The Cannibal' Lecter, now has no choice but to face him again, as it seems Lecter is the only one who can help Graham track down a new serial killer.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, suspense, gothic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mind game, investigation, fbi, cannibalism, split personality, murder, deadly, reporter, crime, cruelty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: st. louis missouri, chicago illinois, florida, washington d.c., atlanta georgia
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 7.7
 29K
The Alienist (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crime reporter, John Moore, meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, psychologist, murder investigation, crime, ritual, reporter, violence, police, teenagers, blood, prostitution ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new york
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 6.5
 18K
Big Miracle (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on an inspiring true story, a small-town news reporter (Krasinski) and a Greenpeace volunteer (Barrymore) enlist the help of rival superpowers to save three majestic gray whales trapped under the ice of the Arctic Circle. ‘Big Miracle’ is ...
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: environmentalism, rescue, reporter, animal rescue, journalism, animal life, danger, ocean or sea, media, whale, small town, volunteer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: alaska
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The Mothman Prophecies (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Reporter John Klein is plunged into a world of impossible terror and unthinkable chaos when fate draws him to a sleepy West Virginia town whose residents are being visited by a great winged shape that sows hideous nightmares and fevered visions.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Plot: warning, psychic, small town, terminal illness, urban legend, hallucination, death of wife, mystery, reporter, investigation, danger, obsessive quest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: west virginia, usa, washington d.c., ohio, ecuador ...
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 5.3
 11K
I Love Trouble (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Rival Chicago reporters Sabrina Peterson (Roberts) and Peter Brackett (Nolte) reluctantly join forces to uncover a train wreck conspiracy and bite off more than they can chew while pursuing the story and bickering along the way - and falling in ...
Style: witty, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: journalism, whistleblower, opposites attract, reporter, romance, fall in love, media, unlikely couple, love and romance, uncover truth, train, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: usa
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 6.3
 37K
The Dead Pool (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dirty Harry Callahan returns for his final film adventure. Together with his partner Al Quan, he must investigate the systematic murder of actors and musicians. By the time Harry learns that the murders are a part of a sick game to predict the ...
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police, mafia, prison, reporter, crime, against the rules, law enforcement, tough cop, police investigation, murder, car chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.6
 10K
Rosewater (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 2009, Iranian Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari was covering Iran's volatile elections for Newsweek. One of the few reporters living in the country with access to US media, he made an appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, in a taped ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, brutal, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, journalism, interrogation, captivity, life is a bitch, solitary, danger, false accusation, reporter, torture, anguish, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: iran, middle east
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 6.9
 496
Hotel Mumbai (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on the 2009 documentary Surviving Mumbai about the Mumbai attacks in 2008 at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in India.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, factual, tense
Plot: terrorist attack, hotel, survival, terrorism, reporter, religious fanatic, islam, courage, siege, waiter, chaos, survivor ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008
Place: india, mumbai india, bombay india, australia, pakistan ...
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 8.3
 39K
Veep (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
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: clever, not serious, witty, cynical, political comedy ...
Plot: politics, vice president, sitcom, state affairs, political satire, administration, reporter, workplace situations, assistant, mishap, media coverage, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: realistic, tense, stylized, serious, atmospheric
Plot: reporter, workplace romance, workplace, rivalry, media, journalism, espionage, coworker, uncover truth, workplace situations, media coverage, cover up ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: europe, england
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 7.1
 128K
State of Play (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing defense spending. All eyes are upon the rising star to be his party's ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: murder, politics, political conspiracy, newspaper, corruption, journalist, congress, investigative journalism, investigation, assassination, conspiracy, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Special Correspondents (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A radio journalist and his technician get in over their heads when they hatch a scheme to fake their own kidnapping during a rebel uprising in South America and hide out in New York instead.
Style: funny, satirical, entertaining, humorous, light ...
Plot: reporter, radio broadcast, runaway, dialogue, storytelling, life philosophy, stereotypes, conspiracy, writers, marriage, journalism, kidnapping ...
Place: new york, latin america
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Shock and Awe (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of journalists covering George Bush's planned invasion of Iraq in 2003 are skeptical of the presidents claim that Saddam Hussein has "weapons of mass destruction."
Style: factual, suspenseful, tense, suspense, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iraq war, conspiracy, reporter, newspaper, expose, investigative journalism, journalist, heroic mission, politics, propaganda, violent, political ...
Time: 2000s
Place: iraq, pentagon
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