Tag: journalist

Diminished Capacity (2008) 5.6

Diminished Capacity (2008)

Storyline:Cooper is a Chicago journalist with post-concussion memory loss. His mother wants help moving Uncle Rollie, who's facing his own fading memory, into a care home. Cooper's boss tells him to take a few days, s...

Alice in the Cities (1974) 8

Alice in the Cities (1974)

Storyline:German journalist Philip Winter has a case of writer's block when trying to write an article about the United States. He decides to return to Germany, and while trying to book a flight, encounters a German w...

Life Itself (2014) 7.8

Life Itself (2014)

Storyline:'Life Itself' recounts the surprising and entertaining life of world-renowned film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert - a story that's by turns personal, wistful, funny, painful, and transcendent. The...

True Story (2015) 6.3

True Story (2015)

Storyline:Jonah Hill plays Michael Finkel, a recently terminated New York Times journalist who's struggling for work after a story gone wrong. One day, he receives a phone call from a man regarding an FBI Most Wanted ...

Midnight Eagle (2007) 4.6

Midnight Eagle (2007)

Storyline:As the Americans run Japan they also reserve the right to fly aeroplanes with nuclear weapons on board over the skies of the country. The Japanese mountains are often referred to as the Alps and it is here t...

Singing the Blues in Red (1986) 6.3

Singing the Blues in Red (1986)

Storyline:Persona Non Grata in his homeland, protest singer Klaus Drittemann must leave East Berlin, his wife and child and emigrate to West Berlin, where the representatives of an American record company are eagerly ...

Mountain Patrol (2004) 7.6

Mountain Patrol (2004)

Storyline:The Tibetan Mountain Patrol, a self-sponsored outcast regimen established to eliminate illegal slaughtering of endangered Tibetan Antelopes by impoverished local and out-of-province peasants, intimately enga...

Masked and Anonymous (2003) 5.4

Masked and Anonymous (2003)

Storyline:Against the backdrop of a nation on the brink of revolution, Uncle Sweetheart and Nina Veronica are slimy promoters planning a benefit concert. They desire the services of legendary singer Jack Fate, and soo...

Violets Are Blue… (1986) 5.9

Violets Are Blue… (1986)

Storyline:Gussie is a talented photographer who wants to break free of her small Maryland seaside town and see the world. Henry wants to stay and run the the local newspaper. The two high school sweethearts go their s...

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) 7.8

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

Storyline:This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist (Daniel Craig), as he investigates the disappearance of a wealthy patriarch's niece fro...

El día de la unión (2018) 4.4

El día de la unión (2018)

Storyline:A journalist tries to find his son in a collapsed building during Mexico's 1985 earthquake, which killed almost 4000 people.User Reviews: Amazing movie that every Mexican should watch! Great work from Kuno B...

Kill the Messenger (2014) 6.9

Kill the Messenger (2014)

Storyline:Based on the true story of journalist Gary Webb. The film takes place in the mid-1990s, when Webb uncovered the CIA's past role in importing huge amounts of cocaine into the U.S. that was aggressively sold i...

5 Days of War (2011) 5.6

5 Days of War (2011)

Storyline:A drama set centered around the war between Russia and Georgia, and focused on an American journalist, his cameraman, and a Georgian native who become caught in the crossfire.User Reviews: The open sequence ...

Fixing Pete (TV Movie 2011) 5.9

Fixing Pete (TV Movie 2011)

Storyline:Award-winning sports columnist Pete is quite pleased with his slightly sleazy frat boy image and frolicking life style. Alas, the owner forces him to allow ambitious TV fashionista Ashley, who is used to per...

Public Sex (2009) 4.5

Public Sex (2009)

Storyline:The perils, pitfalls and wrong turns of romance in the 21st century. Aspiring journalist Dan expected so much more after graduation, but with no leads, little motivation and a girlfriend who would rather coz...

Amityville 3-D (1983) 4.1

Amityville 3-D (1983)

Storyline:Convinced that the horrible rumours about the bloody DeFeo murders and the evil Amityville House are nothing but an elaborate hoax, the inquisitive Reveal Magazine journalist, John Baxter, decides to buy it ...

Asking for It (2020) 6.7

Asking for It (2020)

Storyline:A journalist takes justice into her own hands when her internet stalker walks free from the law.User Reviews: With two fantasticly beautiful main actresses, that oooze charm and charisma on each end of the s...

The Wishing Well (TV Movie 2009) 6.4

The Wishing Well (TV Movie 2009)

Storyline:Small Wells is an inconspicuous Midwest town, where nothing truly spectacular happens, so whatever gets into its local newspaper, run by Mark Jansen, is 'exciting'. The local wish well actually works, but on...

Schtonk (1992) 7.2

Schtonk (1992)

Storyline:Fritz is a falsifier drawing a picture of Eva Braun, the girlfriend of Adolf Hitler. He meets Hermann and tells him about some Nazi- material he knows about. Herrmann, working for a great German magazine, pa...

5 Weddings (2018) 3.6

5 Weddings (2018)

Storyline:An American journalist travels to India for what she thinks will be an easy magazine feature on Bollywood weddings, only to have the assignment interrupted by a cop, who is convinced there is journalistic es...

Celebrity (1998) 6.3

Celebrity (1998)

Storyline:New York City. Forty year old Lee Simon, a critically panned two time novelist who works as a travel writer (a job he hates) to earn a steady living, tells his shocked wife of sixteen years, English teacher ...

Shattered Glass (2003) 7.1

Shattered Glass (2003)

Storyline:This film tells the true story of fraudulent Washington, D.C. journalist Stephen Glass (Christensen), who rose to meteoric heights as a young writer in his 20s, becoming a staff writer at "The New Republic" ...

Over the Moon in Love (TV Movie 2019) 6.4

Over the Moon in Love (TV Movie 2019)

Storyline:Journalist Stefanie Carlton is going to write a piece about Brooklyn Moore's Perfect Match and its success rate in Life/Style Magazine. To get the marketing she needs, Brooklyn decides to throw a summer love...

Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) 7.4

Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)

Storyline:In the early 1950's, the threat of Communism created an air of paranoia in the United States and exploiting those fears was Senator Joseph McCarthy of Wisconsin. However, CBS reporter Edward R. Murrow and hi...