1. ALL THE PRESIDENTS MEN 1976 .Directed by Alan Pakula : About reporters from the Washington Post investigating Watergate & Nixon.
2. ALMOST FAMOUS 2000. Directed by Cameron Crowe : About a teenager breaking into rock journalism with Rolling Stone Magazine.
3. THE CHINA SYNDROME 1979. Directed by James Bridges : Investigation into a Nuclear Power Plant disaster cover up.
4. CITIZEN CANE 1941. Directed by Orson Wells : Story of a newspaper tycoon.
5. FEAR & LOATHING IN LAS VAGAS 1998. Directed by terry Gilliam : A Hunter S Thompson ‘GONZO JOURNALISM’ investigation.
6. THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO 2009. Directed by Niles Arden : Part 1 of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Trilogy exposing corruption in Swedish society.
7. GOOD NIGHT AND GOOD LUCK 2005. Directed by George Clooney : Story of 50’s US tv journalist Edward R Murrow.
8. THE INSIDER 1999. Directed by Michael Mann : Story of a 60 mins story to expose the tobacco industry.
9. NETWORK 1976. Directed by Sidney Lumet. Story about the on air breakdown of a veteran tv news anchor man
10. SALVADOR 1986. Directed by Oliver Stone : Story of a war photographer covering the civil war in El Salvador.
11. SHATTERED GLASS 2003. Directed by Billy Ray : Story about fabrication of news stories in the press.
12. TALK RADIO 1988. Directed by Oliver Stone : Story about the on air rants of talk back radio show host.
13. THE TRUMAN SHOW 1998. Directed by Peter Weir : Big Brother like tv show star finds out the truth about his life.
14. THE YEAR OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY 1982. Directed by Peter Weir : Story about an Australian journalist investigating Indonesian politics.
For a more complete list : http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC/journalistsmovies.html