Movies about journalists

Movies about journalists
List of the best movies about journalists selected by visitors to our site: Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer, The Unholy, The Last Thing He Wanted, The Last Letter From Your Lover, Seeking Justice, The Promise, Profile, Ronaldo vs. Messi: Face Off, Edge of Tomorrow, A Faithful Man.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersSerial killers, Doctors, Journalists, Lawyers, Criminals
PlotOn real events, Investigation
PlaceCourt, USA
StylePsychological problems, Action, By books, Fascinating, Serious

The story of the investigation and trial of abortion provider Dr Kermit Gosnell.

The Unholy (2021)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
CharactersWitch, Journalists
PlotInvestigation, Mystery, Supernatural, Religious, Evil spirits
PlaceUSA
StyleFascinating, Tense, Creepy, Depressive, Disturbing

Alice, a young hearing-impaired girl who, after a supposed visitation from the Virgin Mary, is inexplicably able to hear, speak and heal the sick. As word spreads and people from near and far flock to witness her miracles, a disgraced journalist hoping to revive his career visits the small New England town to investigate. When terrifying events begin to happen all around, he starts to question if these phenomena are the works of the Virgin Mary or something much more sinister.

The Last Thing He Wanted (2020)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersJournalists, Reporters
PlotInvestigation, Money, Conspiracies, Weapon, Cheating
StyleNetflix, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Womens in main roles

At the turning point of the Iran-Contra affair, Elena McMahon, a fearless investigative journalist covering the 1984 US presidential campaign, puts herself in danger when she abandons her assigned task in order to fulfill the last wish of her ailing father, a mysterious man whose past activities she barely knows.

The Last Letter From Your Lover (2021)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
CharactersJournalists
PlotLove, True love, Obsession with love
StyleNetflix, Romantic, By books, Womens in main roles

A young journalist in London becomes obsessed with a series of letters she discovers that recounts an intense star-crossed love affair from the 1960s.

Seeking Justice (2011)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:45
CharactersFBI, Journalists
PlotChess, Conspiracies, Rivalry
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Heavy, Tense, Serious

After his wife is assaulted, a husband enlists the services of a vigilante group to help him settle the score.

The Promise (2016)
Markimdb: 6
Genreaction, drama, adventure, military, history
CountrySpain, USA
Duration02:29
CharactersJournalists, Soldier
PlotLove, Survival, Loneliness, Love triangle, True love
PlaceThe Ottoman Empire, Turkey
StyleTo cry, Heavy, Makes me think, Touching, Heartbreaking

Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, a love triangle develops between Mikael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated artist Ana, and Chris, a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

Profile (2018)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, detective
CountryRussia, USA, United Kingdom, Cyprus
CharactersTerrorists, Journalists

Looking to investigate recruitment techniques of ISIS to lure women into Syria, Amy Whitaker, a journalist, creates a Facebook profile of a Muslim convert. When an ISIS recruiter contacts her online character, she experiences the process first hand.

Ronaldo vs. Messi: Face Off (2017)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genredocumentary, biography, sport
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:50
CharactersJournalists
PlotSports, Soccer, Rivalry

In the world of football, there seems only two camps when it comes to the greatest player. If you ask 100 soccer fans who that person is, chances are 50 of them will say Cristiano Ronaldo and 50 will say Lionel Messi. In this unique documentary, we examine these two superstars' moves, talent and ability. We hear from the rabid fans, interview the experts and debate which player is the best in modern football.

Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersAliens, Heroes, Special Forces, Military, Journalists
PlotWar, Time travel, Alien invasion, Recurring day, Saving the World
PlaceLondon
TimeFuture
StylePopular, Exciting, Fascinating, Smart, Disturbing

Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same day and is forced to fight and die again... and again - as physical contact with the alien has thrown him into a time loop.

A Faithful Man (2018)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:28
CharactersFamily, Journalists
PlotLove, Relationship, Friendship, Death, Love triangle
PlaceParis, France, Cemetery
StyleTo cry, Cute, Touching

Marianne leaves Abel for Paul, his best friend and the father of her unborn child. Eight years later, Paul dies and Marianne returns to Abel. However, things have changed for the both of them and feelings of jealousy surround their new relationship.

Our Idiot Brother (2011)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersDogs, Lesbians, Journalists, Hippies, Good people
PlotLife, Loneliness, Family life
PlaceUSA
StyleLight, Cute, Makes me think

Everybody has the sibling who is always just a little bit behind the curve when it comes to getting his life together. For sisters Liz, Miranda and Natalie, that person is their perennially upbeat brother Ned, an erstwhile organic farmer whose willingness to rely on the honesty of mankind is a less-than-optimum strategy for a tidy, trouble-free existence. Ned may be utterly lacking in common sense, but he is their brother and so, after his girlfriend dumps him and boots him off the farm, his sisters once again come to his rescue. As Liz, Miranda and Natalie each take a turn at housing Ned, their brother's unfailing commitment to honesty creates more than a few messes in their comfortable routines. But as each of their lives begins to unravel, Ned's family comes to realize that maybe, in believing and trusting the people around him, Ned isn't such an idiot after all.

Walk of Shame (2014)
Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersBlonde girls, Journalists
PlotFate
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleLight

A reporter's dream of becoming a news anchor is compromised after a one-night stand leaves her stranded in downtown L.A. without a phone, car, ID or money - and only 8 hours to make it to the most important job interview of her life.

As Luck Would Have It (2011)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genredrama
CountrySpain, France, USA
Duration01:38
CharactersJournalists
PlotLove, Death
StyleSoulful, Heavy, Tense, Black humor, Touching

Roberto is an unemployed publicist who achieved success when he thought of a famous slogan: "Coca-Cola, the spark of life." Now he is a desperate man, trying to remember the happy days, back to the hotel where he spent the honeymoon with his wife. However, instead of the hotel, he finds a museum built around the Roman theater in the city. While walking through the ruins, he has an accident, an iron rod sticks into his head and leaves him completely paralyzed. If he tries to move he would die. Roberto becomes the focus of the media, which will change his life ...

Good Girls Revolt (2015)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersJournalists
PlaceUSA, Office

A look at the personal and professional lives of employees at an American news magazine in the late 1960s.

Princess Cyd (2017)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Gay, Journalists, Photographers
PlotLove, Dancing, Soccer, Chess, Friendship
PlaceParty, Kitchen, Beach
StyleRomantic, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

High school athlete Cyd Loughlin lives alone with her depressive father in South Carolina, perpetually longing to get away from it all. When her aunt, famous novelist Miranda Ruth, agrees to host her for a few weeks during the summer, Cyd jumps at the opportunity. While there, she falls for a girl in the neighborhood, even as she and her aunt gently challenge each other in the realms of sex and spirit.

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Sweden, Norway
Duration02:33
CharactersHackers, Serial killers, Strong women, Journalists, Partners
PlotInvestigation, Mystery, Missing people
StyleBy books, Fascinating, Heavy, Smart, Explicit scenes

This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, punk computer hacker named Lisbeth Salander. As they work together in the investigation, Blomkvist and Salander uncover immense corruption beyond anything they have ever imagined.

Sarah's Key (2010)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, military
CountryFrance
Duration01:51
CharactersWriters, Journalists, Architects
PlotInvestigation, Death
PlaceFrance
TimeWorld War II
StyleFascinating, Serious

On the night of 16 July 1942, ten year old Sarah and her parents are being arrested and transported to the Velodrome d'Hiver in Paris where thousands of other jews are being sent to get deported. Sarah however managed to lock her little brother in a closet just before the police entered their apartment. Sixty years later, Julia Jarmond, an American journalist in Paris, gets the assignment to write an article about this raid, a black page in the history of France. She starts digging archives and through Sarah's file discovers a well kept secret about her own in-laws.

The Fifth Estate (2013)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, India, Belgium
Duration02:08
CharactersHackers, Spy, Journalists
PlotOn real events, Political, Internet, Conspiracies, Uprising
StyleAction, Makes me think, Serious, Disturbing

A look at the relationship between WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his early supporter and eventual colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg, and how the website's growth and influence led to an irreparable rift between the two friends.

My Grandmother Fanny Kaplan (2016)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryUkraine
Duration02:03
CharactersJournalists
PlotLove, Obsession, Revolution, Political, Conspiracies
PlacePrison, Paris
StyleSerious

The film focuses on the little-known love affair of the terrorist Fanny Kaplan with the brother of Vladimir Lenin, Dmitriy Ilyich Ulyanov, and questions whether she really tried to assassinate Lenin in 1918.

Romance is a Bonus Book (2019)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
Duration00:30
CharactersJournalists, Single mothers
PlotLove, Friendship, Fate
StyleRomantic, To cry, Cute, Touching

Cha Eun Ho is a genius writer and the youngest chief editor ever at his publishing company. He is smart and handsome. He is also even tempered at work, but he has a warm heart and a reasonable personality. Kang Da Ni used to be a popular copywriter, but she is not anymore. She is now broke and unemployed. Even though she tries to find a job, due to her impressive career and excellent educational background, she is unable to find a new job. Finally, Kang Da Ni gets a job at a publishing company by lying about her background. Cha Eun Ho is the chief editor at that publishing company. They begin to develop romantic feelings for each other.




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