Tags: movies like The Report (2019) - full list
|Genre||thriller, drama, biography, history|
|Characters||Journalists, Soldier, Reporters|
|Plot||Political, Mystery, Investigation, Weapon, Cheating, On real events|
|Place||Office, USA, Party|
|Style||Action, For men, Tense, Disturbing|
A group of journalists covering George Bush's planned invasion of Iraq in 2003 are skeptical of the presidents claim that Saddam Hussein has "weapons of mass destruction."
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 6)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, military|
|Characters||Soldier, Military, Journalists, Presidential|
|Plot||War, Political, Depression, Hip Hop, Justice|
A rock star general bent on winning the “impossible” war in Afghanistan takes us inside the complex machinery of modern war. Inspired by the true story of General Stanley McChrystal.
|Genre||drama, biography, history|
|Plot||Political, Investigation, Survival, Computers, Skirmishes, Justice, Chase, On real events|
|Style||Tense, Action, Disturbing|
A behind-the-scenes look at news anchor Dan Rather during his final days at C.B.S. News when he broadcast a damaging report about how President Bush relied on privilege and family connections to avoid fighting in the Vietnam War.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 6.9)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective, history|
|Characters||Journalists, CIA, Reporters|
|Plot||Investigation, Political, On real events|
|Style||Action, Disturbing, Makes me think, Smart, Fascinating|
A reporter becomes the target of a vicious smear campaign that drives him to the point of suicide after he exposes the CIA's role in arming Contra rebels in Nicaragua and importing cocaine into California. Based on the true story of journalist Gary Webb.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, history|
|Country||USA, Germany, India|
|Characters||Scouts, Lawyers, Spy, Judge, Pilots, CIA|
|Plot||On real events, Political, Justice|
During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate his release. Donovan boards a plane to Berlin, hoping to win the young man's freedom through a prisoner exchange. If all goes well, the Russians would get Rudolf Abel, the convicted spy who Donovan defended in court.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, biography, history|
|Characters||Special agents, CIA|
|Plot||Political, Cheating, On real events|
|Style||Makes me think, Smart|
The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, history|
|Country||France, Canada, USA|
|Characters||Spy, Jews, CIA|
|Plot||Revenge, Death, Political, Hostage, Justice, On real events|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men|
During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and execute those responsible for the attack.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Lawyers, Mothers, Spy, Judge|
|Plot||Investigation, Computers, Intrigue, Blackmail, On real events|
|Place||England, USA, Court|
The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun who—prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion—leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed blackmailing member states into voting for war.
|Plot||War, Death, Investigation, Justice, Political|
With unprecedented access, this documentary follows the extraordinary journey of “Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently”—a group of anonymous citizen journalists who banded together after their homeland was overtaken by ISIS—as they risk their lives to stand up against one of the greatest evils in the world today.
|Genre||drama, crime, biography|
|Characters||Lawyers, Singers, Photographers, Sheriffs, Judge|
|Plot||Weapon, Investigation, Justice, Computers, On real events|
The powerful true story of Harvard-educated lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who goes to Alabama to defend the disenfranchised and wrongly condemned — including Walter McMillian, a man sentenced to death despite evidence proving his innocence. Bryan fights tirelessly for Walter with the system stacked against them.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Plot||Investigation, Political, Justice, On real events|
|Style||Action, Fascinating, Smart|
When her idyllic vacation takes an unthinkable turn, Ellen Martin begins investigating a fake insurance policy, only to find herself down a rabbit hole of questionable dealings that can be linked to a Panama City law firm and its vested interest in helping the world's wealthiest citizens amass larger fortunes.
A tenacious attorney uncovers a dark secret that connects a growing number of unexplained deaths due to one of the world's largest corporations. In the process, he risks everything — his future, his family, and his own life — to expose the truth.
|Mark||2 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Characters||Hackers, Presidential, FBI, Terrorists|
|Plot||Revenge, Investigation, Betrayal, Justice, False accusations, Political, Mystery, Skirmishes, Chase|
|Style||Action, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating|
After a treacherous attack, Secret Service agent Mike Banning is charged with attempting to assassinate President Trumbull. Chased by his own colleagues and the FBI, Banning begins a race against the clock to clear his name.
|Characters||Poor, Kings, Poets, Nuns|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Political, Revolution|
Planet Earth, 9177. The remains of humankind live in a post-apocalyptic environment divided into only two social classes: the ruling king and the oligarchs who inhabit the Representative Building and the poor of the world who hardly survive in the slums built around it. (Sequel to “Dawn Breaks, Which Is No Small Thing,” 1989.)
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, biography|
|Characters||Lesbians, Horses, Lawyers, Sisters, CIA, Terrorists|
|Plot||Political, On real events, Power, Money|
George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.
|Genre||fantastic, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Killers, Police, Doctors, Reporters, Dogs, Aliens, Soldier, Sisters, Journalists, Criminals|
|Plot||Investigation, Martial Arts, Religious, Computers, Cars|
|Place||Japan, Hospitals, Aircraft|
Narumi is on bad terms with her husband Shinji when one day, Shinji goes missing. He comes back a couple of days later, but seems like a totally different person, and is now gentle and tender. He goes for a walk every day. Meanwhile, Journalist Sakurai covers the story of a family that was brutally murdered, when an unexplained phenomenon takes place. Shinji Kase tells his wife that he came to Earth to invade.
|Genre||drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Killers, Lawyers, Fathers, Judge|
|Plot||Investigation, Mystery, Snow, Computers, Mystery, Justice|
|Place||Japan, School, Trains, Prison|
Shigemori is a lawyer tasked with defending Misumi in a murder trial. Misumi has previous convictions for murder and has confessed to the crime, but evidence in the case leads to Shigemori having doubts about what really happened.
|Genre||drama, biography, history|
|Country||France, Belgium, Germany|
|Characters||Soldier, Journalists, Poor|
|Plot||Creation, Money, Political|
26 year-old Karl Marx embarks with his wife, Jenny, on the road to exile. In 1844 in Paris, he meets Friedrich Engels, an industrialist’s son, who has been investigating the sordid birth of the British working class. Engels, the dandy, provides the last piece of the puzzle to the young Karl Marx’s new vision of the world. Together, between censorship and the police’s repression, riots and political upheavals, they will lead the labor movement during its development into a modern era.
|Characters||Lovers, Lesbians, Criminals, Psychologists|
|Plot||Cancer, Justice, Political, Money, Freedom, Seduction, On real events|
The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Terrorists, Lawyers, Sisters, Birds|
|Plot||Love, Investigation, Political, Snow, Money, Computers|
|Place||Prison, Sea, Hotels, Court, Beach, Greece, Germany|
Katja's life falls apart in the blink of an eye when two neo-Nazis kill her husband and 6-year-old son in a bomb attack. Her quest for justice soon pushes her to the edge as the two suspects stand trial for murder.