Tag: journalism

The Thread (2015) 6.2

The Thread (2015)

Storyline:The document tells the story of the social media manhunt that took place in the wake of the Boston marathon bombing.User Reviews: This documentary shows the way in which we consume, and share, news in a gene...

A Serial Killer’s Revenge (2011) 4

A Serial Killer’s Revenge (2011)

Storyline:Yorkshire, 1978. A mother, father and their three year old son are brutally stabbed to death while they sleep. There is no motive. They were a model family. The nation is outraged by the senseless killings. ...

Rosewater (2014) 6.6

Rosewater (2014)

Storyline:Based of a true story about a journalist who gets detained and brutally interrogated in prison for 118 days. The journalist Maziar Bahari was blindfolded and interrogated for 4 months in Evin prison in Iran,...

Who Killed Cock Robin? (2017) 7.1

Who Killed Cock Robin? (2017)

Storyline:The story about an ambitious journalist who eagerly pursues a long-forgotten accident. When the sole survivor of the accident suddenly disappears, he realizes that nothing is what it seems, and the unimagina...

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 ...

Blood Diamond (2006) 7.5

Blood Diamond (2006)

Storyline:An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and r...

Obit (2017) 6.4

Obit (2017)

Storyline:How do you put a life into 500 words? Ask the staff obituary writers at the New York Times. OBIT is a first-ever glimpse into the daily rituals, joys and existential angst of the Times obit writers, as they ...

Playback (2012) 3.9

Playback (2012)

Storyline:While digging into their town's infamous past, a group of high school students unwittingly unlock an even darker secret. Now, an evil spirit has been awakened and will stop at nothing to find his true heir.U...

Veronica Guerin (2003) 6.7

Veronica Guerin (2003)

Storyline:In this true story, Veronica Guerin is an investigative reporter for an Irish newspaper. As the drug trade begins to bleed into the mainstream, Guerin decides to take on and expose those responsible. Beginni...

Up Close & Personal (1996) 6.1

Up Close & Personal (1996)

Storyline:This is a telling of the Jessica Savitch story, the newswoman who, in the 1970's, became the "First Woman Anchor". Sally/Tally is taken under the wing of Warren in a Miami newsroom and becomes a news star on...

Where the Buffalo Roam (1980) 6.7

Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)

Storyline:The deranged adventures of Gonzo journalist Hunter Thompson and his attorney Oscar Acosta, referred to in the movie as "Laslow". Thompson attempts to cover the Super Bowl and the 1972 Presidential election i...

The Front Page (1974) 7.3

The Front Page (1974)

Storyline:When Hildy Johnson, the top reporter of a Chicago newspaper announces that he is quitting to get married, his editor, Walter Burns desperately tries to change his mind. When denial, cursing, and luring don't...

I Love Trouble (1994) 5.3

I Love Trouble (1994)

Storyline:Veteran reporter Peter Brackett is enjoying new found fame after his book, "White Lies" is published. When he is asked by his newspaper "The Chicago Chronicle" to report on a train crash, he notices new repo...

Nightcrawler (2014) 7.9

Nightcrawler (2014)

Storyline:NIGHTCRAWLER is a thriller set in the nocturnal underbelly of contemporary Los Angeles. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, a driven young man desperate for work who discovers the high-speed world of L.A. cr...