Movies You Should Watch If You Like the Report (2019)

Movies to watch if you like The Report (2019).

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All the President's Men (1976)

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford, Jack Warden, Martin Balsam
Duration: 2h 18mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

On June 17, 1972, security guard Frank Wills at the Watergate complex finds a door's bolt taped over so that it will not lock.
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The Fifth Estate (2013)

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Brühl, Carice van Houten, Alicia Vikander
Duration: 2h 8mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

The story opens in 2010, with the release of the Afghan War Logs.
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Nothing but the Truth (2008)

Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Matt Dillon, Vera Farmiga, Angela Bassett
Duration: 1h 48mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rachel Armstrong (Kate Beckinsale) is an ambitious reporter for the Capital Sun-Times.
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JFK (1991)

Starring: Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau
Duration: 3h 9mins
Genres: Drama, History, Thriller

JFK is a 1991 American epic political thriller film directed by Oliver Stone. It examines the events leading to the assassination of United States President John F.
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Official Secrets (2019)

Starring: Keira Knightley, Matt Smith, Matthew Goode, Rhys Ifans
Duration: 1h 52mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

In early 2003, GCHQ analyst Katharine Gun obtains a memo detailing a joint United States and British operation to spy on diplomats from several non–permanent United Nations Security Council member states Cameroon, Chile, Bulgaria and Guinea in order to "dig dirt" on them and influence the Security Council into passing a resolution supporting an invasion of Iraq.
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The Post (2017)

Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk
Duration: 1h 56mins
Genres: Drama, Thriller

In 1966, during the Vietnam War, U. S.
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Fair Game (2010)

Starring: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong
Duration: 1h 48mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Thriller

Valerie Plame is employed by the Central Intelligence Agency, a fact known outside the agency to no one except her husband and parents.
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Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Starring: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Chris Pratt, Mark Strong
Duration: 2h 37mins
Genres: Drama, History, Thriller

Zero Dark Thirty is a 2012 American thriller film directed by Kathryn Bigelow and written by Mark Boal.
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A Mighty Heart (2007)

Starring: Angelina Jolie, Dan Futterman, Irrfan Khan, Archie Panjabi
Duration: 1h 48mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

A Mighty Heart is a detailed account of the search for kidnapped Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in 2002.
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Breach (2007)

Starring: Chris Cooper, Ryan Phillippe, Dennis Haysbert, Laura Linney
Duration: 1h 50mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Eric O'Neill is a young FBI employee assigned to work undercover as a clerk to Robert Hanssen, a senior agent he is told is suspected of being a sexual deviant.
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Detroit (2017)

Starring: John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Algee Smith, Jacob Latimore
Duration: 2h 23mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, History

On Sunday, July 23, 1967, the Detroit Police Department stage a raid on an unlicensed club during a celebration for returning black veterans from the Vietnam War.
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Executive Action (1973)

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Robert Ryan, Will Geer, Gilbert Green
Duration: 1h 31mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, History

A narrator states that, when asked about the Kennedy Assassination and the Warren Commission report, United States President Lyndon B.
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Kill the Messenger (2014)

Starring: Jeremy Renner, Robert Patrick, Jena Sims, Robert Pralgo
Duration: 1h 52mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

The film opens as San Jose Mercury News reporter Gary Webb interviews drug dealer Ronny Quail, who is outraged that the government used civil asset forfeiture to keep his house even after he was acquitted.
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Georgetown (2019)

Starring: Christoph Waltz, Vanessa Redgrave, Annette Bening, Corey Hawkins
Duration: 1h 39mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Georgetown is a 2019 crime film directed by Christoph Waltz in his feature directorial debut, and written by David Auburn, based on The New York Times Magazine article "The Worst Marriage in Georgetown" by Franklin Foer.
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The Insider (1999)

Starring: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora
Duration: 2h 37mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, Thriller

During a prologue CBS producer Lowell Bergman convinces the founder of Hezbollah, Sheikh Fadlallah, to grant an interview to Mike Wallace for 60 Minutes.
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Truth (2015)

Starring: Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Dennis Quaid, Elisabeth Moss
Duration: 2h 5mins
Genres: Biography, Drama, History

In the months before the US 2004 presidential election, Mary Mapes (producer of the primetime news program 60 Minutes Wednesday) and her crew consisting of Mike Smith (Grace), Lucy Scott (Moss), and Colonel Roger Charles (Quaid) are seeking evidence to verify whether or not George W.
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The Laundromat (2019)

Starring: Gary Oldman, Antonio Banderas, AJ Meijer, Arsenio Castellanos
Duration: 1h 35mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Drama

The film opens with Jürgen Mossack and Ramón Fonseca introducing themselves, along with the concept and practices of money laundering.
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Veronica Guerin (2003)

Starring: Cate Blanchett, Colin Farrell, Brenda Fricker, Ciarán Hinds
Duration: 1h 38mins
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Veronica Guerin, a crime reporter for the Sunday Independent, becomes aware of how much Dublin's illegal drug trade is encroaching upon the lives of its working class, especially the children, and vows to expose the men responsible.
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Rendition (2007)

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Jake Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard, Alan Arkin
Duration: 2h 2mins
Genres: Drama, Thriller

In North Africa, CIA analyst Douglas Freeman (Jake Gyllenhaal) briefs an agent.
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The Good Shepherd (2006)

Starring: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin
Duration: 2h 47mins
Genres: Drama, History, Thriller

In 1961, senior CIA officer Edward Wilson (Matt Damon) receives a photograph and tape recording after the failed Bay of Pigs Invasion, and obtains a coded signal from "Cardinal.
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