Movies like Mad City (1997)
If you're looking for some great movies that are a lot like Mad City, here is our list of similar films:
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    1. Nightcrawler

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    Nightcrawler's dark take on a freelance cameraman's descent into crime journalism showcases a gritty Los Angeles underbelly. Viewers who are drawn to Mad City's media themes will find the moral ambiguity and media criticism in Nightcrawler riveting.

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    2. Dog Day Afternoon

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    Sidney Lumet's 1975 classic, Dog Day Afternoon, features a riveting bank heist that escalates into a media circus. Fans of Mad City will appreciate the tension-filled standoffs and the exploration of media sensationalism in this gritty drama.

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    3. Network

    #1,398 most popular movie yesterday

    A satirical take on the news industry, Network explores the dark side of television's influence. Fans of Mad City's media scrutiny will find the biting commentary and stellar performances in Network especially compelling.

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    4. John Q

    #2,453 most popular movie yesterday

    In John Q, Denzel Washington plays a desperate father who takes a hospital emergency room hostage to secure life-saving treatment for his son. The movie's intense drama and critique of systemic issues will resonate with Mad City fans.

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    5. The Negotiator

    #3,263 most popular movie yesterday

    The Negotiator pits Samuel L. Jackson and Kevin Spacey in a high-stakes game of wits during a hostage crisis. Like Mad City, this film delves into negotiation tactics and the psychological complexities of a standoff situation.

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    6. 15 Minutes

    #5,527 most popular movie yesterday

    This crime thriller revolves around the concept of fame and the media's role in amplifying violent acts. Like Mad City, 15 Minutes will appeal to those intrigued by the convergence of crime, media, and the quest for attention.