Ambitious man movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant ambitious man movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, humorous, captivating, serious and cult film films and TV shows about / with ambitious man, ambition, murder, dance scene, chase, rivalry, violence, barefoot male, restaurant and man with glasses plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in France, USA, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as ambitious man: Lazare (2020), Line (2017), Georgetown (2019), Killing of the Dolls (1975), The Shiny Shrimps (2019), Rat Fink (1965), My Blind Date with Life (2017), Ferpect Crime (2004), The Hard Way (1991), The Last Summer (2019).

List of ambitious man movies

Lazare (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A team of French-Brazilian actors goes to Bucharest in Romania to shoot a film at a lower cost. But the Romanian technical team secretly shoot their own film.
Style: avant garde, psychotronic, stylized, contemplative, cult film
Plot: backstage, conspiracy, paranoia, filmmaking, schizophrenia, hitman, ambitious man, actress, bisexual, hallucination, love, female protagonist ...
Place: europe, romania
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 7.4
 122
Line (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Style: light, humorous, feel good, suspense, entertaining
Plot: father son relationship, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pole dancer, gold digger, domineering father, washed up star, ambition, machismo, go go dancer, teenage boy, bossy man ...
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 5.8
 836
Georgetown (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ulrich Mott, an ambitious social climber, marries a wealthy widow in Washington D.C. in order to mix with powerful political players.
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, serious, factual
Plot: age difference, social climbing, elderly woman, older woman younger man, german american, social climber, murder, older man younger man relationship, widow, embezzler, relationship vs career, marriage of convenience ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., england
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Killing of the Dolls (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paul is the son of a gardener who works in a big mansion that has returned home with his parents after failling in his medecin degree. He is emotionally unstable. He collect dolls because he was educated as a girl because his sister died. After his ...
Style: surreal, psychotronic
Plot: split personality, decapitation, nightmare, mansion, necrophilia, hysterical man, wet clothes, psychological trauma, rose, stoner, learning the truth, hysterical outburst ...
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The Shiny Shrimps (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Matthias Le Goff, an Olympic champion at the end of his career, makes a homophobic statement on TV. His punishment: coach the Shiny Shrimps, a flamboyant and amateur gay water-polo team. They have only one thing in mind: to qualify for the Gay Games ...
Style: feel good, captivating, light, sincere, gay cinema ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, lgbt, rivalry, friendship, gay slur, escapades, society, sport, youth, adaptation, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
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 6.6
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Rat Fink (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lost b-movie
Style: psychotronic
Plot: teenage pregnancy, singer, underage sex, social climbing, rock band, washing hands, owl, music club, car on fire, assassination attempt, broken bottle, cynicism ...
Place: los angeles
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My Blind Date with Life (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An ambitious young man struggles to achieve his dream of becoming an employee in a Munich luxury hotel despite being strongly visually impaired.
Style: based on true events, tragicomedy, compassionate, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: colleague colleague relationship, friendship, blindness, employer employee relationship, trust, deception, follow your dream, buried truth, visual impairment, hotel, blindness and impaired vision, coworker relationship ...
Place: munich germany, central europe
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 7.1
 12K
Ferpect Crime (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A playboy has the tables turned on him when he finds himself being used as a plaything by an undesirable woman in this black comedy from Spain.
Style: suspense, humorous, surreal, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: sex, murder, ambition, rivalry, store, salesman, crimes, crime, dangerous attraction, perfect crime, satire, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: madrid, spain
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 6.4
 19K
The Hard Way (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, police investigation, fish out of water, serial killer, crime, crimes, buddy cop, amateur detective, switching roles, friendship, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Last Summer (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Standing on the precipice of adulthood, a group of friends navigate new relationships, while reexamining others, during their final summer before college.
Style: sentimental, sincere, thought provoking, humorous, touching
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, teenage life, coming of age, couples, high school student, friendship, loneliness, sexual attraction, virgin, teenager, family relations ...
Place: chicago illinois
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 8.3
 877
Three Kingdoms (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Three Kingdoms is a Chinese television series based on the events in the late Eastern Han Dynasty and the Three Kingdoms period. The plot is based on Luo Guanzhong's classical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, the historical text Records of ...
Style: captivating, factual, psychological, tense
Plot: chinese, court intrigue, palace intrigue, politics, political conflict, rise to power, battles, heroes, mercenary, envy, duel, hypocrisy ...
Place: ancient china
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Employee of the Month (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When he hears that the new female employee digs ambitious men who are the store employee of the month, a slacker gets his act together but finds himself in competition with his rival, an ambitious co-worker.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: store, rivalry, boss and employee, ambition, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle, romance, workplace, workplace situations, friendship, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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Tim Timmerman, Hope of America (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Impeached high school president, Tim Timmerman, seeks to redeem himself and get into Yale.
Style: captivating, realistic, humorous, romantic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: ambition, election, prank, politics, politician, rivalry, romantic rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, psychological manipulation, class differences, university ...
Time: 90s, year 1994, year 1995, 1990s
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Six Flying Dragons (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: “Six Flying Dragons” is a Period drama depicts the ambitions and success stories of 6 people around Prince Lee Bang Won. This drama also depicts the ideological and political conflict between Prince Lee Bang Won and Jung Do Jeon who is the man ...
Style: enigmatic, exciting, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: joseon dynasty, martial arts, tragedy, betrayal, ambition, palace intrigue, political conspiracy, treason, political corruption, political prisoner, husband wife relationship, political unrest ...
Time: 14th century
Place: korea
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 5.9
 974
I Feel Good (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He’s lived for too long off his parents. It’s time for 40-year-old slacker Jacques to get by on his own. One-time gigolo and a borderline bum, he knows what he wants – to become rich and famous. He even has a business plan: tourism combined ...
Style: light, humorous, feel good, captivating
Plot: midlife crisis, slacker, unemployment, physical appearance, capitalism, loser, poverty, plastic surgery, escapades, brother sister relationship, ashes, sunburn ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
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 6.7
 7K
StageFright (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A troupe of struggling stage actors is rehearsing for a small-town production of a play. Everything seems to be as it should until one of the cast members turns up dead. In a panic, the others try to get out, only to find they are now locked in the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, intense, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, play, theater, slasher, gory, investigation, mysterious character, crimes, woman in danger, track down ...
Time: 80s
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Colonel Chabert (1994)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Colonel Chabert has been severely wounded in the French-Russian Napoleonic war to the point that the medical examiner has signed his death certificate. When he regains his health and memory, he goes back to Paris, where his "widow", Anne ...
Style: serious, sentimental, harsh, talky, disturbing ...
Plot: battles, betrayal, haunted by the past, homecoming, war, military, romance, infidelity, wartime life, missing person, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1810s, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, europe, tokyo, london
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Going Overboard (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.
Style: humorous, not serious, gross out humor, sex comedy, awful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: ambition, ocean, ship, friendship, cruise ship, bartender, dictator, disorder, silly humor, ocean or sea, down on your luck, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
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 3.2
 848
Walk of Fame (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A motley crew of aspiring performers come under the guidance of an eccentric and volatile acting coach.
Style: light, entertaining, feel good, humorous
Plot: ambition, friendship between men, love triangle, cynicism, shyness, rivalry, love and romance, relationships, photo shoot, airport, dildo, crotch grab ...
Place: usa, los angeles
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A Kiss Before Dying (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Infatuated with the idea of becoming rich, college student Jonathan Corliss secretly dates Dorothy Carlsson to gain the approval of her wealthy father. When Dorothy tells Jonathan that she is pregnant and that her father will deny her inheritance if ...
Style: serious, realistic, scary, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: neo noir, obsession, murder, twins, danger, deadly, cons and scams, dishonesty, blind ambition, crimes, investigation, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 2K
Flic Story (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The film story depicts Emile Buisson, following the death of his wife and child, escaping from a psychiatric institution in 1947 and returning to Paris. Buisson, who three years later would become France's public enemy number one, begins a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, serial killer, gangsters, murder, prison, heist, robbery, mind game, track down, police investigation, investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 1950s, year 1947, 50s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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 7.8
 6K
Borgia (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Czech Republic
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Borgia is a French-German-Czech historical drama television series created by Tom Fontana. The show recounts the Borgia family's rise to power and subsequent domination of the Papal States during the Renaissance. Borgia debuted in Italy via ...
Style: captivating, rough, realistic, surprise ending, epic ...
Plot: historical character, clergy, political intrigue, church, european history, power struggle, politics, political corruption, ambition, rivalry, political unrest, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages, 1400s, 16th century, renaissance, 1500s ...
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, florence italy, france ...
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 6.5
 26
Miss Golem (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It is the 1920's. The good-looking hostess Věra demonstrates household robots to visitors of the Futurum exhibition. Young inventor Petr comes to her rescue when she tries to flee from two men wanting to take her away. Věra confesses that she ...
Style: dark humor, intellectual, psychotronic, neo screwball comedy
Plot: robot, golem, old woman, parrot, sleeping on a couch, pet bird, husband wife relationship, private detective, wedding ceremony, strong female lead, rabbit, missing person ...
Time: 1920s
Place: prague, prague czech republic, central europe, prague czechoslovakia
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Celebrity s.r.o. (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The comedy unfolds in the attractive environs of the never-ending filming of a TV series. The performance opens up with wonderful interplay of relationships, characters, situations, conflicts, big hopes and ambitious plans interwoven with a love ...
Style: realistic, captivating, humorous, semi serious
Plot: fake identity, friendship between men, satire, manipulative woman, friendship, investigation, ambition, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, film within a film, employer employee relationship, self pity, funeral director ...
Place: central europe, prague, prague czech republic
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 7.3
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Complexes (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: I complessi is a 1965 commedia all'italiana film compesed by three episodes.
Style: italian comedy, anthology
Plot: job seeking, self confidence, marriage proposal, morality, cowardice, pool party, awkward situation, shyness, twins, television, twin, bus ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: italy, rome italy
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Medici: Masters of Florence (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspense, realistic, enigmatic
Plot: aristocracy, political thriller, wealth, politics, bank, rise to power, secret, ambition, political unrest, banker, betrayal, dead father ...
Time: renaissance, 15th century, 1400s
Place: florence italy, florence, venice, italy, tuscany
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Love at the Top (1974)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The relationship between a successful businessman and a prostitute is exploited by a cynical novelist.
Style: biting, witty, humorous, clever, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, manipulation, bittersweet, satire, love triangle, lovers reunited, rise to the top, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Mountains May Depart (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France, Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The life of Tao, and those close to her, is explored in three different time periods: 1999, 2014, and 2025.
Plot: oedipus complex, rich man poor woman, flashlight, red car, splatter, romantic rivalry, illness, wave, nosebleed, older woman younger man, father daughter relationship, hit in the face ...
Time: year 1999, near future, year 2014
Place: sydney australia, china
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Kill Your Friends (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the late 1990s, a drug-addled nihilist resorts to murder to climb the ladder of the London music industry.
Style: suspense, rough, tense, disturbing, dark humor
Plot: killer, murder, music industry, music business, ambition, criminal, psychopath, secret, rivalry, plan gone wrong, criminal as protagonist, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s, year 1981, year 1996 ...
Place: london, new york, edinburgh scotland, mississippi, germany ...
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A Most Violent Year (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: immigrants, corruption, oil, capitalism, american dream, family business, business ethics, crimes, crime, power relations, ambition, mafia ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981, 70s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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