Tag: journalist

Giro City (1982) 5.7

Giro City (1982)

A television documentary team tries to present honest programs about Ireland and about local government corruption.::Oliver Grisard...

Diminished Capacity (2008) 5.6

Diminished Capacity (2008)

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, so Cooper driv...

Woman of the Year (1942) 7.2

Woman of the Year (1942)

Tess and Sam work on the same newspaper and don't like each other very much. At least the first time, because they eventually fall in love and get married. But Tess is a very active woman and one of the most famous femin...

Far Cry (2008) 3.1

Far Cry (2008)

Jack Carver, a German ex-special forces soldier turned boatman, is hired by Valerie Cardinal, a journalist, to take her to a nearby island where her uncle Max works in a top-secret research facility, smuggling informatio...

Alice in the Cities (1974) 8

Alice in the Cities (1974)

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 woman and her ...

Black Like Me (1964) 6.7

Black Like Me (1964)

Black Like Me is the true account of John Griffin's experiences of passing as a black man. John Horton takes treatments to darken his skin and leaves his home in Texas to travel throughout the South. At one stop, Horton ...

Life Itself (2014) 7.8

Life Itself (2014)

'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 film explore...

True Story (2015) 6.3

True Story (2015)

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 individual na...

The Man Who Sued God (2001) 6.5

The Man Who Sued God (2001)

Sir Billy Connolly plays Steve Myers, a lawyer who became a fisherman from frustration. When his one piece of property, his boat, is struck by lightning and destroyed, he is denied insurance money because it was "an act ...

Midnight Eagle (2007) 4.6

Midnight Eagle (2007)

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 that a secreti...

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) 5.9

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)

Struggling with her debilitating obsession with shopping and the sudden collapse of her income source, Rebecca Bloomwood (Isla Fisher) unintentionally lands a job writing for a financial magazine after a drunken letter-m...

Quatermass and the Pit (1967) 7

Quatermass and the Pit (1967)

While digging a new subway line in London, a construction crew discovers first: a skeleton, then what they think is an old World War II German missile. Upon closer examination the "missile" appears to be not of this eart...

Singing the Blues in Red (1986) 6.3

Singing the Blues in Red (1986)

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 waiting for h...

Hellraiser: Deader (2005) (V) 4.5

Hellraiser: Deader (2005) (V)

In London, after investigating crack addicted junkies for an article in her newspaper, the journalist Amy Klein watches a bizarre videotape. Her editor Charles Richmond received the footage of an underground group of you...

Mountain Patrol (2004) 7.6

Mountain Patrol (2004)

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 engages with a ha...

Masked and Anonymous (2003) 5.4

Masked and Anonymous (2003)

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 soon Fate is spr...

Violets Are Blue… (1986) 5.9

Violets Are Blue… (1986)

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 separate ways ...

Man on Fire (2004) 7.7

Man on Fire (2004)

Hard drinking, burnt out ex CIA operative John Creasy has given up on life until he's hired as a bodyguard to protect nine year old Pita Ramos. Bit by bit, Creasy begins to reclaim some of his soul, but when pita is kidn...

Borderline Murder (2011) (TV) 4.7

Borderline Murder (2011) (TV)

Laredo reporter Michael O'Hare has, for years, examined people disappearing from Texas over the Mexican border. Many start at Ray Sullivan's bar, where some earn cash to get plastic surgery in an illegal Mexican clinic. ...

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) 7.8

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

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 from 40 years ag...

Kill the Messenger (2014) 6.9

Kill the Messenger (2014)

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 in ghettos acr...

5 Days of War (2011) 5.6

5 Days of War (2011)

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.::Anonymous...

Fixing Pete (2011) (TV) 5.9

Fixing Pete (2011) (TV)

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 perfectly-groome...

Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010) (TV) 5.9

Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010) (TV)

A magazine journalist who no longer celebrates Christmas visits the quaint town of Mistletoe to blog about an inspirational - albeit questionably delusional - man who parades around pretending to be the real Santa Claus....

Public Sex (2009) 4.5

Public Sex (2009)

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 cozy up to her b...

Amityville 3-D (1983) 4.1

Amityville 3-D (1983)

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 as an investm...

Special Forces (2011) 6.4

Special Forces (2011)

In Afghanistan, French journalist Elsa and her colleague Amen are covering the story of Maina, a woman sold to a man when she was a child. Taliban leader Ahmed Zaief abducts Elsa and Amen and tries to force them to read ...

Asking for It (2020) 6.7

Asking for It (2020)

A journalist takes justice into her own hands when her internet stalker walks free from the law.::Becky Scott...

The Wishing Well (2009) (TV) 6.4

The Wishing Well (2009) (TV)

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 only when one '...

Schtonk (1992) 7.2

Schtonk (1992)

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, pays for everyt...

5 Weddings (2018) 3.6

5 Weddings (2018)

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 espionage behin...

The Heart Refuses to Listen (1991) 7.3

The Heart Refuses to Listen (1991)

Pooja, a rich and spoilt child, runs away from the yacht of her dad for her love- a movie star. On her way to mumbai (bombay in this film), she meets Raghu (amir khan) in a bus, and soon has to rely on him for the safe a...

The Hunting Party (2007) 6.8

The Hunting Party (2007)

A young journalist, a seasoned cameraman and a discredited war correspondent embark on an unauthorized mission to find the no. 1 war criminal in Bosnia; they find themselves in serious jeopardy when they are mistaken as ...

Shattered Glass (2003) 7.1

Shattered Glass (2003)

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" for three yea...

Over the Moon in Love (2019) (TV) 6.4

Over the Moon in Love (2019) (TV)

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 party. In th...

Amanda Knox (2016) 6.9

Amanda Knox (2016)

American exchange student Amanda Knox is convicted and eventually acquitted for the 2007 death of another student in Italy.::Anonymous...

Freies Land (2019) 6.8

Freies Land (2019)

Two cops investigate the disappearance of two teen sisters in a remote town, where it seems like everyone has something to hide - including the bodies....

Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005) 7.4

Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)

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 his producer Fr...

In My Room (2018) 6.4

In My Room (2018)

Armin is getting too old for his nightlife habits and the woman he likes. He's not really happy, but can't picture living a different life. One morning he wakes up: the world looks the same as always, but mankind has dis...

Paan Singh Tomar (2012) 8.2

Paan Singh Tomar (2012)

Paan Singh Tomar is a Hindi-language film, based on the true story of a runner employed by the Army and has won Gold medal at Indian National Games but forced to become notorious baaghi. It is directed by Tigmanshu Dhuli...