Family business movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant family business movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, captivating, touching, serious and semi serious films and TV shows about / with family business, family relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, workplace, family problems, society, siblings relations and brother brother relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as family business: Dynasty (2017), Taboo (2017), Dynasty (1981), The Suicide Shop (2012), The Heirs (2013), The Founder (2016), Kinky Boots (2005), Yellowstone (2018), Six Feet Under (2001), Family Tools (2013).

List of family business movies

 7.3
 14K
Dynasty (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: The reboot follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children focusing on Fallon Carrington, the daughter of billionaire Blake Carrington, and her soon-to-be ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, artsy, cynical
Plot: rich, family relations, intrigue, rivalry, family business, love triangle, homosexual, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, investigation, fashion, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 8.4
 113K
Taboo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Adventurer James Keziah Delaney returns to London from Africa in 1814 along with fourteen stolen diamonds to seek vengeance after the death of his father.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: brother sister incest, british empire, family business, incest overtones, witchcraft, adventurer, murder, conspiracy, dark secret, investigation, inheritance, homecoming ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, georgian era
Place: england, europe, united states, usa, london ...
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 6.2
 6K
Dynasty (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The saga of a wealthy Denver family in the oil business: Blake Carrington, the patriarch; Krystle, his former secretary and wife; his children: Adam, lost in childhood after a kidnapping; Fallon, pampered and spoiled; Steven, openly gay; and Amanda, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, enigmatic, saga
Plot: family business, wealthy family, intrigue, rivalry, family problems, uninhibited rivalry, family relations, couple relations, americana, hypocrisy, love and romance, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
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The Suicide Shop (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Musical
Country: France, Canada, Belgium
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A city where suicide is the only growing business. A shop where you can get everything to cater this urge. In the hand of one family for centuries.. till they get a happy baby. And he has to power to make all around him happy as well.
Style: dark humor, humorous, bleak, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family business, family problems, life turned upside down, family relations, suicide attempt, dysfunctional family, workplace, hopes, suicide thoughts, life is a bitch, social decay, store ...
Place: france
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 7.5
 7K
The Heirs (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Heirs follows a group of privileged, elite high school students as they are groomed to take over their families' business empires. These wealthy students seem to have everything under control–except their love lives. Kim Tan is heir to the ...
Style: intense, humorous, romantic, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, rich and poor, love and romance, teenage love, romance, family business, youth, rich man poor woman, teenage life, social differences, love triangle, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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 7.2
 120K
The Founder (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw franchise ...
Style: motivational, based on true events, inspirational, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: business, salesman, fast food, businessman, mcdonald's restaurant, family business, ambition, rags to riches, greed, destiny, betrayal, twists & turns ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1967, year 1954, year 1984 ...
Place: usa, america, california, beverly hills, illinois ...
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 7.1
 18K
Kinky Boots (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business in Northampton, in central England, but he never thought that he would take his father's place. Yet, the untimely death of his father places him in that position, only ...
Style: touching, humorous, inspirational, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: transvestism, cabaret, factory, small town, fashion, family business, bankruptcy, fashion show, unlikely partners, fish out of water, designer, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, milan italy
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 8.5
 24K
Yellowstone (2018)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the violent world of the Dutton family, who controls the largest contiguous ranch in the United States. Led by their patriarch John Dutton, the family defends their property against constant attack by land developers, an Indian reservation, ...
Style: scenic, suspense, sad, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: ranch, family business, cowboy, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, society, family relations, tough guy, death, small town, violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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 8.7
 119K
Six Feet Under (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: A darkly comic look at members of a dysfunctional L.A. family that run a funeral business.  When death is your business, what is your life? For the Fisher family, the world outside of their family-owned funeral home continues to be at least as ...
Style: dark humor, psychological, emotional, tense, surreal ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, family business, dysfunctional family, death, gay, funeral home, hopes, dealing with death, self discovery, mortician, life changing experience, workplace problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 5.4
 612
Family Tools (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Family Tools is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from May 1 to July 10, 2013, and aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm ET. The series, created by Bobby Bowman, is produced by Mark Gordon, ABC Studios and ITV Studios America. It is based on the British ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family business, family life, hardware store, working class, workplace situations, nothing goes right, workplace, silly humor, society, disorder, parents and children, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.1
 1K
Cane (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cane is an American television drama created by Cynthia Cidre, who also served as executive producer alongside Jonathan Prince, Jimmy Iovine and Polly Anthony. The pilot was directed by Christian Duguay. The show chronicled the lives and internal ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: family business, cuban american, family values, business venture, lifestyle, parents and children, ambition, blind ambition, intrigue, success, family tradition, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A single mother and her slacker sister find an unexpected way to turn their lives around in the off-beat dramatic comedy. In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school the mom starts an unusual business – a biohazard ...
Style: feel good, dark humor, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: cleaning lady, suicide, family business, family relations, crimes, family problems, new job, couple relations, ambition, life is a bitch, single parent, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico, california
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 9.2
 1.6M
The Godfather (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, atmospheric, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, organized crime, pride and honor, criminal heroes, gang war, crimes, cosa nostra, greed, mob boss, lawyer, corruption ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: italy, new york, europe, sicily, usa ...
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House of Versace (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on Wall Street Journal reporter Deborah Ball’s widely-read book "House of Versace: The Untold Story of Genius, Murder, and Survival", the movie brings to light the story of Donatella, who, following the brazen murder of her ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, stylized
Plot: fashion, family business, rise to the top, fashion industry, ambition, workplace, rise and fall, siblings relations, addiction, family relations, life is a bitch, fashion designer ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: usa
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 6.3
 29K
Barbershop (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A day in the life of a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. Calvin, who inherited the struggling business from his deceased father, views the shop as nothing but a burden and waste of his time. After selling the shop to a local loan shark, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, clever ...
Plot: family business, hairdresser, workplace, beauty salon, family relations, buddies, society, workplace situations, money raising, debt, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, money problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new jersey, california
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 7.1
 10K
Dallas (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: J.R., Bobby and Sue Ellen Ewing are all back at Southfork, with plenty of secrets, schemes and betrayals in mind. This time, they're joined by the next generation of Ewings, who take ambition and deception to a new level.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, captivating, talky ...
Plot: family business, betrayal, family relations, parents and children, family secret, family feud, intrigue, ambition, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, dallas texas
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 6.6
 1K
A Family (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ditte owns a gallery, has a loving boyfriend and her dream job in New York is within reach. But Ditte is also the youngest generation of the famous bakery dynasty, Rheinwald, and when her beloved, but dominating father comes down with a serious ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere
Plot: family business, follow your dream, parents and children, couples, workplace, hopes, family problems, couple relations, cooking and food, family relations, father daughter relationship, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, usa, new york, scandinavia
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Haunted Holiday (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The title of this Hungarian comedy is a German pun on "room for rent" (Zimmer Feri). Near-broke and desperate, Hungarian entrepreneur Feri decides to put a sleazy spin on tourism. After leasing a Lake Balaton boarding house, he moves in ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, captivating
Plot: family business, ghost, hotel, nothing goes right, family relations, supernatural, workplace, dishonesty, disorder, silly humor, cons and scams, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, hungary
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Working the Engels (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A family are forced to band together to keep their heads above water when their father and breadwinner passes away, leaving them all in a mountain of debt.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, captivating, realistic
Plot: family business, law firm, eccentric family, parents and children, legal, workplace, workplace situations, family life, family relations, life turned upside down, family problems, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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100 Bloody Acres (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Reg and Lindsay run an organic fertiliser business. They need a fresh supply of their "secret ingredient" to process through the meat grinder. Reg comes across two guys and a girl with a broken-down vehicle on their way to a music festival.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, scary, dark humor, rough ...
Plot: family business, countryside, murder, brother, partners, murderous pair, danger, brother brother relationship, characters killed one by one, social outcast, on the run, socially awkward ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Brooklyn Lobster (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Giorgio's Lobster Farm has been a tradition in Brooklyn for over 65 years. Manned by an eccentric crew and serving the best seafood in the state
Style: humorous, emotional, captivating, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: family business, save the day, family relations, restaurant, family problems, working class, family in crisis, siblings relations, parents and children, society, estrangement, bank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Taking Woodstock (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of Elliot Tiber and his family, who inadvertently played a pivotal role in making the famed Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the happening that it was. When Elliot hears that a neighboring town has pulled the permit on a hippie music ...
Style: feel good, stylized, light, factual, intense ...
Plot: hippie, music festival, family business, free spirited, lifestyle, fish out of water, artists and showbiz, americana, sexuality, generation gap, small town, musician ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1969, 70s
Place: woodstock, new york, new york state, bangkok thailand, new jersey ...
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 6.7
 467
A Simple Curve (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Caleb is 27, and was raised in the majestic Kootenays by his bush hippie parents. He loves his father Jim and understands his reverence for wood working, coriander and Soya products, but he just doesn't get Jim's determined effort to ...
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: family business, human nature, parents and children, lifestyle, youth, hopes, forgery, bankruptcy, small town, family in crisis, father son relationship, old friend ...
Time: future
Place: canada
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 7.3
 11K
Loose Cannons (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tommaso is the youngest son of the Cantones, a large, traditional southern Italian family operating a pasta-making business since the 1960s. On a trip home from Rome, where he studies literature and lives with his boyfriend, Tommaso decides to tell ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, uplifting, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, gay, family business, lifestyle, gay son, family secret, love affair, family life, parents and children, family disapproval, family values, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
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 8.1
 63K
Bob's Burgers (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Bob's Burgers follows a third-generation restaurateur, Bob, as he runs Bob's Burgers with the help of his wife and their three kids. Bob and his quirky family have big ideas about burgers, but fall short on service and sophistication. ...
Style: witty, not serious, sitcom, humorous, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: restaurant, family relations, chef, siblings relations, family business, sibling relationship, teenage daughter, restaurant owner, eccentric family, parents and children, parenthood, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
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 5.4
 205
Rocky Road (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a Wall Street firm downsizes, a well-to-do trader (Glee's Mark Salling) finds himself living with his parents and driving their ice cream truck.
Style: feel good, sincere, light, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: homecoming, family business, unemployment, family, family relations, parents and children, bank, adolescence vs adulthood, society, ice cream truck, self discovery, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new hampshire
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Love at First Fight (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Arnaud, facing an uncertain future and a dearth of choices in a small French coastal town, meets and falls for the apocalyptic-minded Madeleine, who joins an army boot camp to learn military and survival skills to prepare for the upcoming ...
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: forest, family business, military, love and romance, fall in love, teenage love, couples, coming of age, parents and children, disorder, summer, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, south of france
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Gaz Bar Blues (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: This is the story of Mr. Brochu, whose friends like to call "the Boss". He runs his gas station the best he can and tries to stay happy no matter what happens. This movie relates all the small tragedies surrounding the gaz bar, such as ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, contemplative, humorous, realistic
Plot: family business, hopes, single parent, crimes, family problems, human nature, introspection, working class, family in crisis, blues, gas station, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, east berlin east germany, quebec, germany, east berlin
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Sentimental Destinies (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In late nineteenth century Charante, Protestant minister Jean Barnery causes local disquiet when he arranges a separation from his obsessive wife...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, gloomy
Plot: family business, factory, love affair, forbidden love, social differences, society, couples, tragic love, fall in love, infidelity, crumbling marriage, romance ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, 1900s, 30s ...
Place: switzerland, europe, france, paris france
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 6.6
 8K
Panic (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alex is going through a midlife crisis and it has become a very difficult time for him. His marriage is struggling, he's worried about his son, and his job of killing people for his family has become the most stressful part of his life. He ...
Style: psychological, captivating, bleak, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, midlife crisis, murder, family business, infidelity, crimes, crime, love affair, crumbling marriage, going straight, fall in love, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
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