Investigative Journalism Movies, Movies about Investigative Journalism

Here we've displayed a list of the best Investigative Journalism films : Citizen Kane(1941), Blood Diamond(2006), Frost/Nixon(2008), Beyond a Reasonable Doubt(1956), Green Zone(2010), Designing Woman(1957), Black Like Me(1964), The Front Page(1931), Scoop(2006), When the Sky Falls(2000), The Case for Christ(2017), The Least of These: The Graham Staines Story(2019) ... ...

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Citizen Kane

Following the death of publishing tycoon Charles Foster Kane, reporters scramble to uncover the meaning of his final utterance; 'Rosebud'.

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Blood Diamond

A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond.

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A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.

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Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

A novelist aided by his future father-in-law conspires to frame himself for the murder of a burlesque dancer as part of an effort to ban capital punishment.

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Green Zone

Discovering covert and faulty intelligence causes a U.S. Army officer to go rogue as he hunts for Weapons of Mass Destruction in an unstable region.

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Designing Woman

A sportswriter and a fashion-designer marry after a whirlwind romance, and discover they have little in common.

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Black Like Me

Based on the true story of a white reporter who, at the height of the civil-rights movement, temporarily darkened his skin to experience the realities of a black man's life in the segregated South.

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The Front Page

A crusading newspaper editor tricks his retiring star reporter into covering one last case.

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An American journalism student in London scoops a big story, and begins an affair with an aristocrat as the incident unfurls.

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When the Sky Falls

Irish crime-investigating reporter Sinead Hamilton invades the Irish underworld and attempts to expose the illegitimate activities that she has found. Hampered by the system, a police ... See full summary »

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The Case for Christ

An investigative journalist and self-proclaimed atheist sets out to disprove the existence of God after his wife becomes a Christian.

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The Least of These: The Graham Staines Story

In India, a journalist investigates whether or not an Australian missionary is performing illegal conversions on the local townspeople.

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Most Wanted

In 1989, a Canadian journalist investigates the circumstances surrounding the suspicious arrest of a heroin addict imprisoned in a Thai jail.

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Dead Rising: Endgame

In a zombie-infested quarantined zone of East Mission City, investigative reporter Chase Carter must stop a secret government conspiracy.

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A tiger expert, his wife, two tourists and a village chief engage in a battle for survival against supernatural beasts within Jim Corbett National Wildlife Park.

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The Infiltrator

After being rescued and brought to an island, a man discovers that its inhabitants are experimental animals being turned into strange-looking humans, all of it the work of a visionary doctor.

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Run This Town

An emerging political scandal in Toronto in 2013 seen through the eyes of young staffers at city hall and a local newspaper.

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The White Orchid

An archaeologist (William Lundigan) and his guide (Armando Silvestre) flirt with a photographer (Peggie Castle) on a jungle quest in Mexico.

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Red Light / Green Light

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In 1950s Johannesburg, black South African reporter Henry Nxumalo (Taye Diggs) uncovers an explosive story.

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Brenda Starr

The comic-strip reporter (Brooke Shields) gets the story, aided by her cartoonist (Tony Peck) and a mysterious stranger (Timothy Dalton).

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Made in France

A freelance journalist (Malik Zidi) investigates the growing phenomenon of disaffected youth joining Islamic extremist groups. He infiltrates a group of four young jihadis whose mission is to destabilize the city center of Paris.

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Guilty of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story

An engineer (Dorian Harewood) from Dallas fights a 1982 life sentence for an armed robbery he did not commit.

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The Bang Bang Club

Photojournalists (Ryan Phillippe, Taylor Kitsch, Frank Rautenbach) put themselves in harm's way as they shoot evidence of atrocities committed in the final days of South African apartheid.

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