Category: News

Born Into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids (2004) 7.2

Born Into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids (2004)

Storyline:Documentary photographer Zana Briski journeyed into Calcutta's underworld to photograph the city's prostitutes. In return, she offered to teach the prostitutes' children the basics of photography so that the...

"60 Minutes" Pandemic Politics/Amazon/Ghost Guns (TV Episode 2020) 6.8

"60 Minutes" Pandemic Politics/Amazon/Ghost Guns (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:"Pandemic Politics" investigates whether politics is preventing the scientific community from doing important research on COVID-19. "Amazon" looks at how the internet giant ships millions of packages everyda...

"60 Minutes" Life and Death/Feeding a Nation/The Crown Prince of Kabuki (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:"Life and Death" looks at how New York City has become the center of the COVID-19 pandemic and looks at the task of handling the unprecedented number of bodies piling up each day. "Feeding a Nation" talks to...

"60 Minutes" The Jobless/Where Did the Money Go?/The State of Texas (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:"The Jobless" examines the daunting prospect of finding a job in America during the pandemic. "Where Did the Money Go?" looks at how farmers have been affected by the pandemic shutdown and how they were alre...

"Vice" Printing Tomorrow & Are We Alone (TV Episode 2018) 8.3

"Vice" Printing Tomorrow & Are We Alone (TV Episode 2018)

Storyline:Technology improvements with 3D printing are revolutionizing the way products are manufactured. Elsewhere, scientists are inching closer to discovering life beyond Earth in the deepest reaches beyond our sol...

"Vice" Massacre in Myanmar/The Blue Helmets (TV Episode 2018) 7.6

"Vice" Massacre in Myanmar/The Blue Helmets (TV Episode 2018)

Storyline:An overview of the massacre of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar and ethnic violence against refugees. A review of the dangerous peacekeeping mission undertaken by the UN in the African country of Mali.User Reviews:

"Vice" Russian Democracy/Global Gag Rule (TV Episode 2018) 7

"Vice" Russian Democracy/Global Gag Rule (TV Episode 2018)

Storyline:Examining the Russian election of March 2018. Elsewhere, the far-reaching affects of the Global Gag Rule memo signed by Trump.User Reviews:

"Real Time with Bill Maher" Episode #18.14 (TV Episode 2020) 8

"Real Time with Bill Maher" Episode #18.14 (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:User Reviews: Bill is suffering Privilege Reduction Syndrome.The plague is bringing out people's true selves, and Bill Maher is an angry, old WMA (a term coined by Pearl Jam. Hit google.)I have watched him b...

60 Minutes (TV Series 1979– ) 6.8

60 Minutes (TV Series 1979– )

Storyline:Australian version of the long-running news-magazine show.User Reviews: What once may have been a good program has now turned into pure political propaganda for profit. Trash TV at its worst. NEXT.

"Have I Got News for You" Episode #59.6 (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:Guest presenter David Tennant and team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton are joined via video link by political commentator Ayesha Hazarika and comedian Chris McCausland.User Reviews:

Panorama (TV Series 1953– ) 7.1

Panorama (TV Series 1953– )

Storyline:Long-running factual programme reporting on all aspects of life in Britain.User Reviews: Ironic how theyre latest episode is entitled "how to brainwash a million people".. hows about "how to b...

Countryfile (TV Series 1988– ) 6.9

Countryfile (TV Series 1988– )

Storyline:Series looking at people and stories with a rural theme.User Reviews: Countryfile is one of the better programmes than are shown on Sunday Mornings.Each show has reports on rural issues including farming, wi...

60 Minutes (TV Series 1968– ) 7.4

60 Minutes (TV Series 1968– )

Storyline:This series set the pattern for the TV news magazine. Each episode consists of several stories, each presented by a different reporter. Stories have included investigative pieces, celebrity profiles, backgro...

"Have I Got News for You" Episode #59.5 (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:Guest presenter Romesh Ranganathan and team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton are joined by comedian Maisie Adam and chat show host James O'Brien for this edition of the topical panel show.User Reviews:

"Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" April 8, 2020 (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:On her Little Show in the Big Woods, Sam tackles Vogue's 73 Questions, the Trump administration's latest shady moves, interviews Rep. Katie Porter (D-Cal.), has singer Jewel perform live from her shed, and t...

Cartel Land (2015) 7.4

Cartel Land (2015)

Storyline:A physician in Michoacán, Mexico leads a citizen uprising against the drug cartel that has wreaked havoc on the region for years. Across the U.S. border, a veteran heads a paramilitary group working to preve...

Consumer 101 (TV Series 2018– ) 3.9

Consumer 101 (TV Series 2018– )

Storyline:A rag-tag group of economists and professors scour the streets for economic crime. They find something inside themselves that was there all along - a realization that their career choice might play out with ...

Vice (TV Series 2013– ) 8.9

Vice (TV Series 2013– )

Storyline:A fearless, raw approach to storytelling is the trademark of "VICE," a groundbreaking newsmagazine series that tackles global issues often overlooked by traditional media. From anti-government rebellions, to...

Real Time with Bill Maher (TV Series 2003– ) 7.4

Real Time with Bill Maher (TV Series 2003– )

Storyline:Comedian and political satirist Bill Maher discusses topical events with guests from various backgrounds.User Reviews: This show is completely one-sided and would benefit from having more than one viewpoint...

"Have I Got News for You" Episode #59.4 (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:This edition of the programme is hosted by Alexander Armstrong. Team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton are "joined" by comedian Janey Godley.User Reviews:

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (TV Series 2016– ) 5.8

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (TV Series 2016– )

Storyline:One of the most unique and visible comedic voices on television is coming to TBS in Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. Breaking up late-night's all-male sausage fest, this new show from the longtime Daily Show ...

The One Show (TV Series 2006– ) 3.8

The One Show (TV Series 2006– )

Storyline:A live magazine programme featuring topical stories and big name studio guests.User Reviews: This used to be an entertaining, light hearted magazine show with some good guests and features - Then it fell vic...

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (TV Series 1996– ) 8.4

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (TV Series 1996– )

Storyline:Providing comedy/news in the tradition of TV Nation and SNL's Weekend Update, Comedy Central's Daily Show reports on the foibles and of the real world with a satirical edge. In addition to news stories, the ...