The Movies Journalists Like

The November 10 release of Morning Glory is fast approaching.

I have my doubts because the trailer and posters just seem too good to be true. I am a sucker for any movie that has to do with journalism, thanks to my days as a collegiate journalist.

In honor of this movie, which will undoubtedly find a way into my cynical-onetime-journalist’s heart, I’ve compiled a list of the movies all about journalism that journalists like.

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The 10 Most Memorable Editors

Entertainment Weekly has a list of the best newspaper and magazine editors in the movies. Here are my favorites:

Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep) in The Devil Wears Prada

Jenna Rink (Jennifer Garner) 13 Going on 30 (2004)

Charles Lane (Peter Sarsgaard) Shattered Glass (2003)

Ben Bradlee (Jason Robards) All the President’s Men (1976)


Walter Burns (Cary Grant) His Girl Friday (1940)