99 Movies about Journalism

99 Movies about Journalism (or with a bit of Journalism)

-30- (Jack Webb, William Conrad)

Absence of Malice (Paul Newman-what not to do!)

Ace in the Hole (Kirk Douglas)

Afghan Luke

All the President’s Men

Almost Famous

Anatema

Anchorman

 

Balibo

Bang Bang Club

Broadcast News 

 

Call Northside 777

Capote

Changeling

China Syndrome (Jane Fonda, Michael Douglas)

Citizen Kane (classic!)

Continental Divide (John Belushi)

Control Room

Copycat

 

Deadline USA (Humphrey Bogart)

the Devil Wears Prada

 

Eight Men Out (sports)

 

Fear and Loathing Las Vegas

Final Edition

Five Star Final (Edward G. Robinson)

the Front Page (Pat O'Brien)

Frost/Nixon (dir. Ron Howard)

 

Gentleman's Agreement (Gregory Peck)

Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

Going the Distance

Good Night and Good Luck (George Clooney)

Gonzo

Gunshy

Green Street Hooligans

Guilty by Suspicion

 

His Girl Friday (Cary Grant)

How to Lose a Guy in Ten Days

 

I Love Trouble

Impolite

Infamous

the Innocent Sleep

the Insider (broadcast)

 

Journalists Killed in the Line of Duty

 

Keeper of the Flame

Kill the Messenger

the Killing Fields

King of News Boys

 

Live from Baghdad 

 

Managing Editor

Medium Cool

Meet John Doe

a Mighty Heart (Angelina Jolie)

Missing (1973)

the Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsburg & the Pentagon Papers

Network

Nightcrawler

the Newsies (musical)

Nothing but the Truth 

 

Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch’s War on Journalism

 

Page One (documentary)

the Paper (Michael Keaton, Robert Duval)

Park Row

the Parralax View

the Pelican Brief

the People Versus Larry Flynt

the Post

 

Red Riding in the Year of Our Lord

Resurrecting the Champs

Rum Diary (journalism ethics)

Runaway Jury

 

Safety Not Guaranteed

Salvador

Shattered Glass

Silent Cradle

Simone

Six O’Clock News

the Soloist

Spider Man

Spotlight

State of Play (print vs blogging)

Superman

Sweet Smell of Success (Burt Lancaster)

Syrianna

 

Talk Radio

This Reporter (documentary)

True Crime 

the Truman Show

 

Under Fire (Nick Nolte, Gene Hackman)

Up Close and Personal

Under Fire

 

Veronica Guerin (how far to get the story)

 

Wag the Dog

War and Truth

War Photographer

the Wire

What’ s the Story Morning Glory?

Where the Buffalo Roam

 

the Year of Living Dangerously

 

Zodiac